05.11.2021 Humanities Centre for Advanced Studies "Multiple Secularities - Beyond the West, Beyond Modernities"
The category of ‘religion’ has been increasingly problematised as a concept for comparative, trans-regional and trans-historical research. 'Religion', a main objection goes, was coined in a particular context and retains a normative bias, either of a Christian or of a modern Western nature. This workshop will bring together case studies and theoretical reflections on the study of religion as an object of historical and social scientific inquiry in different academic contexts. [weiterlesen...]