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Gifford Lecture 6: Only Connect

We started this lecture series with two bookended revolutions, print in the sixteenth century, and the internet and social media in the late twentieth century. How then is Christianity changing in…

From  Victoria Anne Turner on October 17th, 2021 0 likes 54 plays 0  

Lecture 5: Women's Networks: Opportunities and Limitations

Most religious traditions and movements have majorities of women, but most are led by men and are based on deeply embedded patriarchal assumptions. That underlying reality is played out in multiple…

From  Victoria Anne Turner on October 13th, 2021 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Prof David Hempton: Towards a theory of Transnational Religious Change

Professor David Hempton, Senior Professor at Harvard University and Dean of Harvard Divinity School, delivers the Gifford Lecture "Towards a theory of Transnational Religious Change." It is…

From  Victoria Anne Turner on October 5th, 2021 0 likes 145 plays 0  

Professor Farid Panjwani, 3 June 2021- What it might mean to decolonise religious education: The case of teaching and learning about Islam

Title: What it might mean to decolonise religious education: The case of teaching and learning about Islam About the Series: This is part of a 7-talk Virtual Speaker series on Decolonising the…

From  Pauline Patel on September 23rd, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Being Jewish at University

Welcome to the ‘Being at University’ podcast. I’m Harriet Harris, Chaplain to the University of Edinburgh, and in this first series we explore what it is like being people of…

From  Katarzyna Stoinska on September 1st, 2021 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Course options: Religious Studies

Introducing the courses "Studying Religions", "Global Indigenous Religions" and "Religions of Ancient India"

From  Naomi Appleton on July 23rd, 2021 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Michael Lalancette EVA Talk Preview

This talk has captions. You can remove these by pressing CC on the video toolbar. Name: Michael Lalancette Talk Title: Concentration and asymptotic normality of the empirical variogram, with…

From  Anna Munro on May 25th, 2021 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Christian-Muslim Relations

Uncover important themes in the history of Christian and Muslim relations and understand the politics that continue to shape it in our Christian-Muslim relations free short online course. Enrol now…

From  Mari-Nikol Panteva on March 18th, 2021 0 likes 18 plays 0  

IDS - Week 05 - 05 - Recoding data

Review of data import, data types, and classes with a case study involving recoding data

From  Mine Cetinkaya-Rundel on October 12th, 2020 0 likes 57 plays 0  

Divinity - Religion in Modern Britain

The aim of this course (REST08018) is to introduce students to a range of religious formations as they tackle particular 'issues' arising from modernity in British contexts. Introduced by…

From  Naomi Appleton on August 25th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Music theory in critical and global context: Taking it from here

This 5 part lecture on music theory in critical and global context by Dr Nikki Moran, Reid School of Music, provides an introduction and context to the Fundamentals of Music Theory course and open…

From  Nicola Moran on August 24th, 2020 0 likes 60 plays 0  

Prof Agustin Fuentes - How do we believe_

Prof Agustin Fuentes - How do we believe

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 33 plays 0  

Prof Elaine Howard Ecklund - Science and Religion in Global Public Life

Prof Elaine Howard Ecklund - Science and Religion in Global Public Life

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 56 plays 0  

Episode 3 - Climate optimism or fatalism: Teaching climate change in today's university

In this third episode, MSc Environmental Sustainability student, Polly Wells, returns as our guest host to continue this conversation with three University of Edinburgh staff members: Velda McCune,…

From  Sarah Thomas on March 15th, 2019 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Episode 2 - Climate optimism or fatalism: Teaching climate change in today's university

This podcast complements the University’s Teaching Matters blog, and invites students and staff to engage in topical conversations. The first three episodes accompany the Teaching Matters…

From  Sarah Thomas on March 15th, 2019 0 likes 17 plays 0