Barkun participates in multi-disciplinary project

Barkun, MichaelOn May 22, professor Michael Barkun participated in a meeting on “Frontiers of Research in Religion and Society,” held at Uppsala University in Sweden.  He participated as an International Advisor to the project on “The Impact of Religion: Challenges to Society, Law and Democracy,” a ten-year, multi-disciplinary project at Uppsala.  The May meeting brought together leaders of the project research teams, together with representatives of religion and society research programs from throughout Europe and North America, to mark the halfway point in the Impact Project’s trajectory.