Islam UK Lecture Series 2013: Linda Woodhead [19 March]
Tuesday, 19 March 2013 from 19:00 to 20:00 (GMT)
The Islam UK Centre runs a free annual public lecture series each Spring. Speakers come from across the UK and overseas to give details of the latest research available.
For more details about the Lecture Series and the work of the Centre please go to: http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/share/research/centres/csi/index.html
Please note there is no need to print tickets.
“Islam in Britain Today: Findings from the national Religion and Society Research Programme”
Linda Woodhead is Professor of Sociology of Religion at Lancaster University (Department of Politics, Philosophy and Religion).
In 2007 she was appointed Director of the £12m UK research programme ‘Religion and Society’, which is funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council and the Economic and Social Research Council.
This consists of 75
separate research projects,
which are run by academics
across the UK. Her most recent
book is Religion and Change in
Modern Britain (ed. with
Rebecca Catto 2012). Other
publications include A Sociology
of Religious Emotions (with Ole
Ris 2010), The Spiritual
Revolution. Why Religion is Giving
Way to Spirituality (with Paul
Heelas 2005), and Christianity:
A Very Short Introduction (2004).