Religion, Peace & Non-Violence: Catholicism as a case
Learn firsthand how religion contributes equally to peace and war. In this one-week summer intensive you will learn to distinguish between several levels of non-violence, receive training in ‘value focused interviewing’, and conduct live interviews with international key-figures who promote non-violence worldwide.
This course gives you:
- Knowledge and understanding of concepts of Just War, Just Peace and Non-Violence;
- The ability to compare these concepts and seek for synthetic approaches;
- Understanding of the way society and the state deal with aggression, violence and war;
- Insights into the ways that a world religion can be understood as a factor of both violence and peace.
You will develop the skills needed to:
- Conduct ‘value based interviews’ and assess the information you receive from those interviewed;
- Present your findings to an audience comprised of professionals.
6 Jul 2020 - 10 Jul 2020
Bachelor / Undergraduate
Master / Graduate
|Program fee||500 EUR|
|Accommodation fee||300 EUR|
|Extra information about the
- 10% early bird discount when registering before March 31st, 2020
- 10% discount for students from partner universities*
*Combining discounts is not possible.
* Housing fee is not included
|Application deadline||31 May 2020|
- Bachelor’s and Master’s students interested in Ethics and Theology of War, Non-Violence and Peace and/or interest in the role of religion in international relations
- English proficiency (spoken and written) is required.