Posts Tagged: Research

Theological Research Exchange Network (TREN) Tutorial

Theological Research Exchange Network (TREN) Tutorial

welcome to the Luther Rice Seminary and University TREN Dissertations database tutorial to begin from the library home page click on the TREN dissertations link log into the database...

The rise and history of the Islamic State

The rise and history of the Islamic State

This is the story of the origins of the Islamic State, the terrorist group the United States is now fighting in Syria and Iraq. As George W Bush prepared...

Practical Theology Doctorate at the University of Birmingham

Practical Theology Doctorate at the University of Birmingham

What Practical Theology is, is the study of action influencing world views. So, it’s what people believe and think, and what they do, and how those things relate to...

Christians Who Benefit from Science Are Hypocritical – Challenge Response

Christians Who Benefit from Science Are Hypocritical – Challenge Response

This week’s challenge accuses Christians of teaching that science and scientific progress are wicked. Now, instead of reading this entire challenge all at once, I’m going to respond as...

Non-religious childhoods

Non-religious childhoods

I’m Anna Strhan from the University of York and I’m Rachael Shillitoe from the University of York and we’re studying non-religious childhoods. So our project focuses on how, when,...

The looming superbug crisis: Politics, profit, and Big Pharma | Matt McCarthy

The looming superbug crisis: Politics, profit, and Big Pharma | Matt McCarthy

the discovery of antibiotics is one of the most remarkable stories in medicine. There was this young military physician named Alexander Fleming who was taking care of injured soldiers...

Free Will or Fate? Theology and Science Unite To Discuss, Debate and Tackle Humanity’s BIG Question!

Free Will or Fate? Theology and Science Unite To Discuss, Debate and Tackle Humanity’s BIG Question!

Free Will or Fate? Theology and Science Unite To Discuss, Debate and Tackle Humanity’s BIG Question! I decide as I decide I do as I do free will sits...

Brain Reacts To Religion Just Like Drugs

Brain Reacts To Religion Just Like Drugs

IS THERE AN IMPACT, DO CERTAIN PARTS OF THE BRAIN LIGHT UP, IS THERE MORE ELECTORAL ACTIVITY IN CERTAIN PARTS OF THE BRAIN? I LOVE STUDIES LIKE THIS BECAUSE...

Distinctions: Thomas O’Brien and Scott Paeth – Professors, Religious Studies

Distinctions: Thomas O’Brien and Scott Paeth – Professors, Religious Studies

My name is Scott Paeth and I’m associate professor of religious studies at DePaul University. My name is Thomas O’Brien, I teach religious studies at DePaul University. There has...

Porn Science: Female Sexual Response Is Contrary to Popular Belief | Best of ’16

Porn Science: Female Sexual Response Is Contrary to Popular Belief | Best of ’16

Let’s talk about a particularly provocative set of experiments that Meredith Chivers has done. This is fascinating Canadian research I’ve spent so much time with. So several years ago...