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Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Andreas Speer | 11/02/2019 | 310 Views | Articles

“Giving back the outcome of my research”

Dennis Gengomoi Akena about his public lecture series in Uganda and Kenya

The theme of my public lecture in October 2018, “Socio-Political Transformation of Uganda through Sports Education 1500-2018”, was adopted from the outcome of my doctoral dissertation project at…

“Giving back the outcome of my research”

Group photography with students and teaching staff at Kenyatta University

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Martin Zaune | 07/20/2018 | 625 Views | Interviews

Video: Religion, Politics and Literature in the Mamluk Sultanate / Religion, Politik und Literatur im Mamlukenreich

Scholar of Islamic Studies Prof. Dr. Thomas Bauer / Islamwissenschaftler Prof. Dr. Thomas Bauer

Islamic texts from the Mamluk period (1250-1500) are often not yet explored: many literary works are only available as manuscripts and need to be tediously reconstructed. This rouses the…

Video: Religion, Politics and Literature in the Mamluk Sultanate / Religion, Politik und Literatur im Mamlukenreich
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Martin Zaune | 05/25/2018 | 748 Views | Interviews

Video: Religious Change in the Modern Age / Religiöser Wandel in der Moderne

Sociologist of Religion Prof. Dr. Detlef Pollack / Religionssoziologe Prof. Dr. Detlef Pollack

What do people think of other religions? Do people in modern societies feel threatened by foreign cultures? Do they have prejudice against other religions? When sociologist of religion Prof. Dr.…

Video: Religious Change in the Modern Age / Religiöser Wandel in der Moderne
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Martin Zaune | 04/06/2018 | 1111 Views | Documentation

Video: Maxims in Islamic Law / Maximen im islamischen Recht

Scholar of Islamic Studies Prof. Dr. Nobert Oberauer / Islamwissenschaftler Prof. Dr. Norbert Oberauer

Since its formation, Islamic Law has changed to a much larger extent than often assumed – the “maxims” show this, says scholar of Islamic Studies Prof. Dr. Nobert Oberauer. In his research, he…

Video: Maxims in Islamic Law / Maximen im islamischen Recht
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Martin Zaune | 03/15/2018 | 1077 Views | Interviews

Video: Religious Legitimisation in Ancient Egypt / Religiöse Legitimation im alten Ägypten

Egyptologist Prof. Dr. Angelika Lohwasser / Ägyptologin Prof. Dr. Angelika Lohwasser

Religion and politics – a field of tension that came into existence well before the great monotheistic religions. As early as ancient Egyptian times, these spheres were closely interwoven, as…

Video: Religious Legitimisation in Ancient Egypt / Religiöse Legitimation im alten Ägypten
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Martin Zaune | 03/01/2018 | 959 Views | Interviews

Video: Normative Modernity / Normative Moderne

Legal Philosopher Prof. Dr. Thomas Gutmann / Rechtsphilosoph Prof. Dr. Thomas Gutmann

How do we justify our norms in morality and in law? How do we assess different forms of life? In the past, people relied on religious arguments, today, the justification of norms has radically been…

Video: Normative Modernity / Normative Moderne