48 episodes

The impact of religious faith is profound in a world where political, economic, and social spheres are increasingly interconnected. Intentional and sustained reflection on the crucial issues of faith and globalization can lead to the kind of reconciliation and peaceful coexistence that life in the 21st century demands.

The topics included on this website reflect the conversation about faith and globalization that has been taking place in and out of the classroom. Additional links, articles and digital media are added to the Faith & Globalization website (link at left) as the Initiative takes further shape in the months ahead.

Faith and Globalization - Video Yale University

    • Religion & Spirituality

The impact of religious faith is profound in a world where political, economic, and social spheres are increasingly interconnected. Intentional and sustained reflection on the crucial issues of faith and globalization can lead to the kind of reconciliation and peaceful coexistence that life in the 21st century demands.

The topics included on this website reflect the conversation about faith and globalization that has been taking place in and out of the classroom. Additional links, articles and digital media are added to the Faith & Globalization website (link at left) as the Initiative takes further shape in the months ahead.

    • video
    Stakes in Faith and Globalization: Prof. Miroslav Volf

    Stakes in Faith and Globalization: Prof. Miroslav Volf

    Miroslav Volf, the Henry B. Wright Professor of Systematic Theology and Director for the Yale Center for Faith and Culture, defines the terms ‘faith’ and ‘globalization,’ and analyzes examples of their interface.

    • 14 min
    • video
    Stakes in Faith and Globalization: Prof. Douglas Rae

    Stakes in Faith and Globalization: Prof. Douglas Rae

    Prof. Douglas Rae, Richard S. Ely Professor of Management and Professor of Political Science explores historical factors in faith and globalization and explores the “clash of civilizations” thesis.

    • 11 min
    • video
    Infrastructure and Influence of Organized Religion

    Infrastructure and Influence of Organized Religion

    Tony Blair, Howland Distinguished Fellow at Yale University, responds to a student’s question about the enduring appeal of organized religion and such institutions’ roles in promoting productive and destructive social causes.

    • 3 min
    • video
    Tony Blair on the Promises & Perils of Globalization

    Tony Blair on the Promises & Perils of Globalization

    Tony Blair talks about the promises and perils of economic globalization and the role of religion therein.

    • 44 min
    • video
    Secularism’s Christian Roots & Turkey's Islamic Democracy

    Secularism’s Christian Roots & Turkey's Islamic Democracy

    José Casanova, Professor of Sociology, Georgetown University and Head of the Berkley Center’s Program on Globalization, Religion and the Secular, on the secular/Christian divide in Europe & how it relates to Turkey’s Islamic Democracy.

    • 2 min
    • video
    Tony Blair: Global Perspectives on Religion in the Public Sphere

    Tony Blair: Global Perspectives on Religion in the Public Sphere

    Tony Blair talks about different political, cultural perspectives on religion in the public sphere and the possibility of establishing a common global approach.

    • 5 min

Customer Reviews

J.T.Smith ,

Open minded and real

I would not have imagined these two men bound by a common goal, but here it is.

Brad.Martinez1 ,

Great

Finally someone took the time to give importance to what really matters...

Top Podcasts In Religion & Spirituality

Listeners Also Subscribed To

More by Yale University