years now, nonreligious phenomena have not only sparked public, but also
scholarly attention. A rising number of scholars have begun to engage with both
organized and non-organized forms of nonreligion. We want to use this
conference to go beyond the discussion of terms and individual findings to
facilitate exchange over different approaches, and engage with the following
phenomena are approached in research projects on nonreligion and how is
nonreligion construed in different studies?
are central theoretical references for studies on nonreligion, and in what way
do scholars engage with related broader debates on religion and secularity?
are methodic and methodological challenges and approaches in concrete empirical
scientific traditions and sources of inspiration motivate and guide researchers
in the field of nonreligion?
what ways is research on nonreligion entangled with religious-nonreligious
conference brings together empirical research with conceptual and
methodological reflection, as well as a self-reflexive perspective on the
research field itself.