Religion and World Politics
Around the world, religious actors and institutions have gained political influence, marshaling religious arguments to justify their activities. Moreover, religion has inspired a multitude of world events, ranging from horrific terrorist acts to altruistic responses to the refugee crisis. These resources consider how religious beliefs and actors influence political activity throughout societies.
- Catholic Church Subtopic
- Conflict Subtopic
- Corruption Subtopic
- Countering Violent Extremism Subtopic
- Hezbollah Subtopic
- Historical Perspectives Subtopic
- Human Rights Subtopic
- Humanitarian Intervention Subtopic
Article February 20, 2019
Working Paper January 28, 2019
Report November 14, 2018
Discover the firsthand experiences of faith leaders, activists, and peacebuilding practitioners working on issues ranging from development and education to conflict resolution and foreign policy.
For over a decade, Berkley Center scholars and students have been conducting interviews with individuals working at the intersection of religion and world affairs. These discussions offer unique insights into the inner workings of a wide spectrum of professions touched by religion with interviewees ranging from the highest levels of leadership of international organizations to on-the-ground practitioners. Explore individual interviews here or follow links to our interview collections below:
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Healy Hall