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Symposium: Sociology of Religion and Law

Dear All,

The Religion and Society Research Centre / School of Social Sciences and Psychology at UWS and The Australian Sociological Association (TASA) warmly invite you to attend a symposium:

‘The Sociology of Religion and Law: legal pluralism, anti-discrimination laws and religious diversity in late modernity’

Date: Thursday 5 December, 2013

Venue: University of Western Sydney, Bankstown Campus, Building 3 Room 55

Time: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM


10:00-10:20 Welcome

10:20-12:40 Session 1: Religion and Legal Diversity


13:15-15:00 Session 2: Anti-discrimination Laws and Religious Diversity

15:00 Book Launch: Following the Symposium, the Religion and Society Research Centre will celebrate the recent publication of books by staff and members (launched by Professor Gary Trompf, University of Sydney).

This is a free event with lunch provided. For catering purposes, RSVP to e.pearce no later than 28 November.

Please indicate any special dietary requirements and whether you will be attending one or both events (Symposium and Book Launch).

Please open the attachment or download the full program for information on speakers and topics.

Religion and Law Symposium.pdf