Ramadan appears as one of the most dynamic social phenomena of our age, whether it is considered as a time period, a realm of religious experience, a cultural practice or an area of social interaction. Its dynamism, growing out of historical, cultural and religious sources, has extended to take on a much broader social significance by nourishing new practices of communication, interaction, solidarity and purification. Ramadan is an enriching source for many aspects of social life that necessitates rethinking of the contrast between modernity and tradition in the present era. It is a living system, constantly changing and developing along with its practitioners, and as such not only creates but also exists through patterns of globalization in the 21st century along with its extensi...
|November 15, 2011||Abstract Deadline|
|December 30, 2011||The Announcement of Accepted Abstracts|
|April 15, 2012||Paper Submission Deadline|
|May 1, 2012||The Assessment of Papers and Announcement|
|July 13-15, 2012||Symposium Dates|
|July 16, 2012||City Excursion|