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BAKER INSTITUTE STUDENT FORUM -- SPRING …

April 3, 2012

The Student Forum, in conjunction with Rice University Young Democrats and Rice Conservative Forum, debate recent controversy …

RELIGION IN THE 2012 ELECTIONS

January 19, 2012

The Texas Freedom Network, the Baker Institute and Rice University co-sponsor a half-day symposium examining the interplay …

BAKER INSTITUTE STUDENT FORUM — THE …

April 4, 2011

Religion scholar Sean Oliver-Dee, Ph.D., shares his thoughts on the delicate balance in crafting policy that can …

EDUCATING FOR A "CHRISTIAN AMERICA"? BIBLE …

February 24, 2011

Mark Chancey, religious studies professor at Southern Methodist University, explores the implications that debates over teaching religion …

TRANSNATIONAL RELIGIOUS NATIONALISM IN THE NEW …

December 9, 2010

Joshua D. Hendrick of the University of Oregon discusses how the Gülen Movement has affected 21st century …

SCIENCE VS. RELIGION: WHAT SCIENTISTS REALLY …

April 7, 2010

Rice professor and author Elaine Howard Ecklund, Ph.D., discusses and signs copies of her new book, "Science …

FAITH-BASED DIPLOMACY AND GLOBAL SECURITY

April 8, 2009

Douglas Johnston addresses the role that religion plays in human cultures, and how respecting that role can …

Policy Responses to Suicide Attacks by …

October 19, 2006

David Cook is assistant professor of religious studies at Rice University specializing in Islam. His areas of …

Integration or Exclusion: The Headscarf Ban …

November 8, 2004

Should conspicuous religious symbols be allowed in France's public schools?

The Qur'anic Worldview: A Womanist Perspective

April 21, 2003

Azizah Y. Al-Hibri discusses the status of the interpretation of the Qur'an and the perspective shaped by …

The South, Religion, and Public Policy

March 24, 2003

Four scholars from Rice University discussed the role of religion in politics in the American South.

 

To Train Up a Child--Religious Conservatives …

February 5, 2002

Speakers discuss the movement of conservative Christians -- popularly known as the Religious Right -- to bring …

With God on Their Side: The …

October 30, 2001

Any longstanding religion may experience outcroppings of the fundamentalist impulse, the desire to return to some imagined …

How to Do Religion and Diplomacy: …

Nov. 17, 2016

Shaun Casey, U.S. special representative for religion and global affairs, explains how the State Department effectively incorporated …