Call for Papers: First International Congress of the Chilean Society for the Sciences of Religions Dialog, education and religious tolerance

Call for Papers
December 1, 2016

With a total of 22 symposia approved, we invite both Chilean and foreign researchers to present their papers in the diverse thematic lines available. Here you can see the list of symposia: http://www.schcr.cl/simposiosaceptados.html

In order to send a proposal, you must contact the symposium coordinators directly. In case your paper proposal does not fit any of the symposia, it must be sent as a free paper, which will be assessed by the Scientific Committee of the Congress, and included in special symposia (1, 2 and 3) coordinated by the Organizing Committee. The e-mail for sending free papers is: schcr2017@gmail.com

Thematic lines for the symposium papers

  • Theory and methodology in the study of religions
  • Phenomenology of religions
  • Symbology and Art in religion
  • Islam and Islamophobia
  • Modern religious movements
  • Anthropology and sociology of religions
  • History of religious institutions
  • Literature and religion: Sacred texts
  • Religion, politics and gender studies
  • Psychology of religions
  • Education and religion
  • Ecclesiastical law
  • Religions in classical antiquity
  • Church-state relationships in Latin America
  • Archeology and religiosity in prehistoric times
  • Iconography and religious cultural heritage
  • Religions and human rights
  • Far East Religions
  • Philosophy of religions
  • Popular and ethnic religiosity in Latin America

The specific contact information for the symposium organizers is in the attached PDF file.