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Call for Papers: The Review of Social and Scientific Study of Religion, Volume 33 (RSSSR 33)

To be published at the end of 2022 RSSR 33 will have the following sections:

1.       The usual open section, edited by Ralph Hood and Sariya Cheruvallil-Contractor, for which we welcome papers that examine any area in the social and scientific study of religious or non-religious belief.

2.       Special Section 1 on the Socio-Historical Study of Religion in Greater Khorasan, edited by guest editors Morteza Daneshyar, Vali Abdi and Abbas Aghdassi, in which we would like to discover how historical understandings of Greater Khorasan find contemporary relevance in religion and religiosity.

3.       Special Section 3 on Religion, Belief and the Child, edited by Sariya Cheruvallil-Contractor and guest editor Alison Halford, will include papers and research explorations that listen to children’s notions of faith, ethnicity and identity.

For details of the CFP, please visit –

The deadline for abstracts 5pm on Friday 3rd December 2021 (please ignore the date on the website as this needs to be updated).

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