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Study of Religion as an Analytical Discipline (SORAAAD) Workshop: Methodologies and the Analytical Study of Religion PDF-NOTE: Internet Explorer Users, right click the PDF Icon and choose [save target as] if you are experiencing problems with clicking. Print

Friday, November 22, 1:00 PM–5:00 PM

For 2013, SORAAAD will focus on the selection, design, and implementation of qualitative and quantitative research methodologies, as well as responsible ways to use quantitative and qualitative research generated by other scholars outside of the study of religion.

SORAAAD’s Methodologies and the Analytical Study of Religion Workshop will be of particular interest for graduate students and established scholars who already enact social science and critical humanities research methodologies, who want to implement newer or different methodologies, or who need to integrate existing social science and critical humanities research outside of religion (i.e., sociology, anthropology, cognitive science, critical and social theories) into their research design, data acquisition, and analysis.

Click here for the full program, with speakers and readings.

The SORAAAD workshop is cosponsored by:

  • AAR Critical Theories and Discourses on Religion Group
  • AAR Cultural History of the Study of Religion Group
  • AAR Sociology of Religion Group
  • SBL Bible and Cultural Studies Section
  • SBL Ideological Criticisms of the Bible Group
  • SBL Metacriticism of Biblical Scholarship Consultation

Registration is free. Registration is limited to the first 45 participants.

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In the body of the e-mail, include your full name, institutional affiliation, and some indication of academic status (i.e., graduate student, adjunct instructor, independent scholar, professor).


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