God's Century: Resurgent Religion in Global Politics


Location: McKenna Hall, Rooms 100–104

* Daniel Philpott, associate professor of political science and peace studies, Kroc Institute, University of Notre Dame * Timothy Samuel Shah; associate director of the Religious Freedom Project at the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs; visiting assistant professor in the Department of Government, Georgetown University * Mark Noll, Francis A. McAnaney Professor of History, University of Notre Dame (respondent)

Is religion a force for good or evil in world politics? What determines whether it will be peaceful or violent, democratic or dictatorial? Experts in global religion will discuss the challenges and opportunities posed by globally resurgent religion.