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'New Directions for Religion and Political Theory'
Tue 13 December 2016, 14:00 – 18:00 GMT
On Tuesday, December 13th, the Religion and Political Theory Center will have its closing event, titled, 'New Directions for Religion and Political Theory'. This event will be from 2:00-6:00PM in the School of Public Policy Common Room at UCL.
At this event, there will be a program of speakers:
14.00 Paul Billingham (University of Oxford), presenting ‘Weighing Claims for Religious Exemptions’
14.40 Susanna Mancini (Bologna, Italy), presenting ‘Global Religion in a Post-Westphalia World’
15.20 Jocelyn McLure (Université Laval, Québec), presenting ‘The Religious Neutrality of the State: Public Employees' Obligation of Circumspection’.
16.00 Coffee Break
16.30 Andrew Shorten (University of Limerick, Ireland) ‘Accommodating Religious Institutions and the “Joint Governance” Approach’
17.10 Simon Thompson (UWE Bristol) ‘The Right to Religion and the Control of Public space’
The event will be chaired by Cécile Laborde (UCL).
The discussion will be followed by a wine reception (all invited) and a dinner for speakers at a local restaurant. The event is generously funded by the European Research Council.
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Common Room, School of Public Policy, The Rubin Building
29-30 Tavistock Square, London