53 / MODERN PHILOSOPHY OF RELIGION


''Religionsphilosophie der Gegenwart: Reformation und Freiheit''

26 June – 1 July 2017   print this page

Course directors:

Elisabeth Gräb - Schmidt, University of Tübingen, Germany
Hans-Peter Grosshans, University of Münster, Germany
Ingolf Dalferth, Claremont Graduate University, Switzerland
Jörg Dierken, University of Halle-Wittenberg, Germany
Jure Zovko, University of Zadar/University of Zagreb, Croatia


Course description:

The course is studying new developments in the philosophical analysis and understanding of religion and religious phenomena. Especially new theories in philosophy of religion are discussed. In the year 2017, when 500 years of the Reformation will be commemorated, the study course will especially concentrate on the subject of “Reformation and Freedom”, discussing the contribution of the Reformation in the 16th century for the formation of the idea of freedom in the history of the European mind and for its realisation, but as well generally the affinity to or opposition against the idea of freedom in religion.

Course Language: German (required is at least a passive knowledge of German; under thiscondition papers may be presented in English as well)

* Programme offer 5 ECTS credits. Required is an active participation (presenting a paper).


Course lecturers:

Samir Arnautović, University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Benjamin Haetele, University of Tübingen, Germany
Tcbias Markus Zeeb, University of Tübingen, Germany
Christian Schumacher, University of Tübingen, Germany
Lukas Steinacher, University of Tübingen, Germany
Julian Philipp Zeyher, University of Tübingen, Germany
Elisabeth Gräb - Schmidt, University of Tübingen, Germany
Ljubiša Prica, University of Zadar, Croatia
Barbara Santini, University of Padua, Italy
Ingo Stucke, University of Münster, Germany
Jure Zovko, University of Zadar/University of Zagreb, Croatia
Steffen Götze, University of Bern, Switzerland
Christian Karl Otto Pfordt, University of Münster, Germany
Sabine Joy Ihben Bahl, Evangelisch-Theologische Fakultät, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany
Eike Christian Herzig, Evangelisch-Theologische Fakultät, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany
Hendrik Stoppel, University of Heidelberg, Germany
Stephen James Hamilton, Philipps University Marburg, Germany
Malte Dominik Krüger, Philipps University Marburg, Germany
Petr Gallus, Charles University Prague, Czech Republic
Angelika Dörfler-Dierken, Germany
Joerg Dierken, University of Halle-Wittenberg, Germany
Hans-Peter Grosshans, University of Münster, Germany
Ingolf Dalferth, Claremont Graduate University, Switzerland