Best Studies podcasts we could find (Updated November 2018)
Related podcasts: Bible Society Religion Christianity History Theatre Education Arts Science Higher Education Criticism Performance Christ God Gospel Jesus Teaching Church Buddhist Theater  
Studies public [search 0]
show episodes
 
Podcasts and Resources on the Contemporary Social-Scientific Study of Religion
 
This is a podcast where your friends Cameron Kunzelman and Michael Lutz read books about games and discuss them chapter-by-chapter. We're exploring the big world of game studies, and we want you to come along! You can find Cameron on Twitter @ckunzelman, and you can find Michael @warrenisdead.
 
movement research is one of the world's leading laboratories for the investigation of dance and movement-based forms. Valuing the individual artist and their creative process and vital role within society, Movement Research is dedicated to the creation and implementation of free and low-cost programs that nurture and instigate discourse and experimentation. Movement Research strives to reflect the cultural, political and economic diversity of its moving community, including artists and audie ...
 
The weekly sermon podcast from Sloan Street Presbyterian Church in Lisburn, Northern Ireland.New sermons are normally available on Monday or Tuesday of each week.All comments are welcome - email info@sloanstreet.org.
 
 
The Shelby County Schools Social Studies Instructional Advisors for Secondary Social Studies talk about what is going on in the week, plus discuss instructional strategies and best practices.
 
Seeking to know Jesus and make Him known in Stevenage
 
A bi-weekly podcast about comics, critical theory, and culture
 
I
Immigration Studies
Monthly+
 
 
 
Podcasts, voices and sounds from the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies in Potsdam, Germany. The IASS conducts research with the goal of identifying, advancing, and guiding transformation processes towards sustainable societies. Its research practice is transdisciplinary, transformative, and co-creative. The institute cooperates with partners in academia, political institutions, administrations, civil society, and the business community to understand sustainability challenges and ...
 
The University of Oxford is one of the world's leading centres for the study of Africa. In every Faculty and Division across the University there are active research programmes focused on the continent. The African Studies Centre, within the School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies, acts as a focal point for graduate level work and faculty research on Africa. Alongside the vibrant doctoral programmes, the MSc in African Studies, inaugurated in 2006, is already recognised as Europe's most pre ...
 
The Fares Center Events Podcast Series features visiting academics, practitioners, and policy makers as well as students and faculty of the Fletcher School. It aims to encourage discussion and exchange of perspectives about the Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East.
 
Religious Studies News is the webmagazine of the American Academy of Religion (AAR), the world's largest scholarly and professional association of academics, teachers, and research scholars dedicated to furthering knowledge of religions and religious institutions in all their forms and manifestations.
 
Lectures, discussions and events at or organised by the German Institute for Japanese Studies (DIJ), Tokyo
 
Movie podcasts from a Canadian perspective
 
Bootstrapped Web is for entrepreneurs who are bootstrapping web startups and believe in order to achieve success, we must learn by doing. Interviews with bootstrapped entrepreneurs and case studies in building profitable businesses.
 
Northwest Bible Church, Dallas, Texas - Weekly Podcast
 
Interviews with Scholars of Central Asia about their New Books
 
Israel Studies Seminar: Perspectives on Israel.During this academic year, the Israel Studies Seminar will explore what it means to widen the horizons of conventional discourse about Israel by focusing on various perspectives of Israel. The seminar’s objective is to situate Israel within broader contexts, including thematic, theoretical, methodological, epistemological, and geo-strategical. Our speakers this year are invited to offer views of Israel from the socio-political or historical vant ...
 
Featuring Jeff Lasseigne's in-depth biblical teachings through God's Word.
 
Bible studies led by Pastor Rhode and Pastor Hodel at Faith Lutheran Church in Capistrano Beach, CA (FaithCapo.com)
 
Interviews with Scholars of Israel about their New Books
 
Hosting Religious Dialogue between Antiquity and Modernity
 
S
Sermons - NPC
Weekly
 
Northwest Presbyterian Church Sermon Podcast
 
On TAP is a three-headed, freewheeling conversation about topics of current interest to graduate students, professors, independent scholars, and all those interested in academic Theatre and Performance Studies. Each edition features established scholars in Theatre and Performance Studies chatting about several topics of field-wide interest, including trends in ideas and scholarly methods, pedagogy, career development, notable developments in research, publishing and hiring, and news-worthy e ...
 
Download a copy of our Sunday teaching.
 
W
Weird Studies
Monthly+
 
Professor Phil Ford and writer/filmmaker J. F. Martel host a series of conversations on art and philosophy, dwelling on ideas that are hard to think and art that opens up rifts in what we are pleased to call "reality."
 
Interviews with Scholars of Asian America about their New Books
 
Interviews with Scholars of Literature about their New Books
 
Interviews with Scholars of Buddhism about their New Books
 
Reflections on Orthodox Theology and Biblical Studies - Fr. Lawrence Farley offers brief commentary and analysis on topics related to Orthodoxy, theology, morality, the Scriptures, and contemporary culture.
 
Interviews with Scholars of East Asia about their New Books
 
Interviews with Biblical Scholars about their New Books
 
Interviews with Scholars of Russia and Eurasia about their New Books
 
Expand your understanding of the ways religion shapes the world with lectures, interviews, and reflections from Harvard Divinity School.
 
Free mp3 Christian downloads and free audio sermons are featured on this Christian blog
 
The Department of Middle Eastern Studies at King's College London is a world-leading centre of interdisciplinary, social science-based research and teaching on the Middle East and North Africa.www.kcl.ac.uk/memshttp://fb.me/KingsDMEStwitter.com/KingsDMESDiscuss the @KingsDMES #MENApodcast on Twitter!
 
Host Domyo Burk is a Soto Zen priest and teacher. She records episodes specifically for podcast listeners on traditional Zen and Buddhist teachings, practices, and history.
 
J
Jummah khutbah's
Monthly+
 
Shaykh Rizwan Hussain Al-Azhari began his Islamic education at a very young age. At the tender age of 11, in the year 1999, he was enrolled into the Al-Karam Secondary School where he spent five years of his academic life. After completing his GCSEs in 2004, he decided to pursue further Islamic education in the Al karam higher Islamic Studies department, thereby completing the 3 year Diploma in Islamic Sciences & Classical Arabic Language in 2007.Post graduation, the Shaykh then proceeded to ...
 
E
Everything Hertz
Monthly
 
A podcast by scientists, for scientists. Methodology, scientific life, and bad language. Co-hosted by Dr. Dan Quintana and Dr. James Heathers
 
Interviews with Environmental Scientists about their New Books
 
Traders Point is a gospel-centered church that gathers for worship, studies God’s Word, and impacts communities through service in Indianapolis and around the world. To find out more, visit tpcc.org.
 
Interviews with Scholars of Eastern Europe about their New Books
 
Interviews with Scholars of Genocide about their New Books
 
Interviews with Scholars of Germany about their New Books
 
O
Out of Exile
Rare
 
A podcast about biblical studies, the Ancient Near East, and everything else. With Rebekah Devine of Wheaton College, and Benjamin Giffone of LCC International University
 
In this show we will talk about how a successful tourism and events industry can drive regional and rural growth, and community pride. We will offer tips, insights and relevant case studies to assist you in building a sustainable visitor economy in your regional community.
 
Loading …
show series
 
What can the Weimar Republic teach us about how democracies fail? How could the same vibrancy that gave us cultural touchstones spawn Nazism? In his new book Weimar Germany: Promise and Tragedy (Princeton University Press, 2018), Eric D. Weitz challenges the belief that the fledgling democracy was doomed to fail. In...…
 
What can the Weimar Republic teach us about how democracies fail? How could the same vibrancy that gave us cultural touchstones spawn Nazism? In his new book Weimar Germany: Promise and Tragedy (Princeton University Press, 2018), Eric D. Weitz challenges the belief that the fledgling democracy was doomed to fail. In...…
 
It wasn’t always this way. From the Theodore Roosevelt’s leadership on natural resource conservation to Richard Nixon’s creation of the Environmental Protection Agency and Ronald Reagan’s singing of the Montreal Protocol banning ozone-depleting chemicals, Republicans have a proud tradition of environmental stewardship. Why have they seemingly a ...…
 
Steven Shaviro’s book Discognition (Repeater Books, 2016) opens with a series of questions: What is consciousness? How does subjective experience occur? Which entities are conscious? What is it like to be a bat, or a dog, a robot, a tree, a human being, a rock, a star, a neutrino? Discognition...
 
The Making of a Modern Art World: Institutionalization and Legitimization of Gouhua in Republican Shanghai (Brill, 2017) investigates the production and consumption of guohua (“national painting”) in Shanghai between 1929 and the outbreak of the Second Sino-Japanese war in 1937. Defining the art world as sociologically constructed, Pedith Chan’ ...…
 
By feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. Lawrence Farley and Ancient Faith Radio).
 
Over the course of the 1930s, Vietnamese author Vũ Trọng Phụng published eight novels, hundreds of works of narrative nonfiction, stories, plays, essays and articles. He was a best-selling writer in his own day who sharpened his acute literary talents, Peter Zinoman observes in the opening pages of Vietnamese Colonial Republican:...…
 
How can we move the study of Scientology forward? Academic work is largely stuck in a ‘cultic’ paradigm, focused on charismatic leadership, ‘anti-social’ and criminal activity and even brain-washing narratives. Scientology seems almost exclusively to be considered fair game (pun intended) for ridicule and criticism among New Religious Movements ...…
 
Aaron Brockett • On Edge • Lamentations 3:1-24
 
When we celebrate the Lord's Supper... what is going on? This talk, from one of our occasional evening services, starts to answer the question.
 
When suffering comes- whatever the source - we can often cry out "Why me?" and "Where are you Lord?" If that's you, this Psalm offers a means to face suffering and to do so through the eyes of faith.
 
In the last episode, I introduced the Four Foundations of Mindfulness as the Buddha taught them. Mindfulness means to remember something, or keep something in mind. The Four Foundations are the four categories of things you keep in mind if you want to walk the path to spiritual liberation. In this episode I talk about how the Four Foundations o ...…
 
By feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. Lawrence Farley and Ancient Faith Radio).
 
ASC seminar by Oliver Owen (Oxford) This ongoing research showcases oral history work with surviving Nigerian veterans of the British Army's 81 and 82 Divisions who fought the Japanese in the jungle war in Burma. It foregrounds their memories and interpretations of the experience, and uses popular culture of the period, particularly soldiers' s ...…
 
Muhammad ﷺ: Love & Veneration For The Best Of Creation by Shaykh Rizwan Hussain al-Azhari
 
Adriana Jacobs (Oxford) discusses the role of translation in the constitutive era of modern Hebrew literature. In the early decades of the twentieth century, as the European literary enclaves of Hebrew literature began to move and consolidate their operations in Palestine, translation reinforced its status as a major, indispensable component of ...…
 
David Tal discusses the making and history of US-Israel relationships. In December 1962 President John F. Kennedy told Israel’s foreign minister, Golda Meir that “the United States has a special relationship with Israel in the Middle East really comparable only to that which it has with Britain.” While agreeing that indeed, the Israeli- America ...…
 
Dan and James discuss a new journal of "controversial ideas" that will allow authors to publish articles anonymously. They also launch their Patreon page, in which listeners can support the show and get bonus features.Here's the episode lowdown- James describes his first experience eating a “ding dong”- Why James and Dan do the show- What is Pa ...…
 
Although bluegrass music is typically associated with the bluegrass state of Kentucky and Appalachia, the genre is actually played in many pockets all around the world. In Czech Bluegrass: Notes from the Heart of Europe (University of Illinois Press, 2017), Lee Bidgood explores the popularity of bluegrass in the Czech Republic. Bidgood...…
 
How does one show empathy towards someone across racial lines? In her new book Black for a Day: White Fantasies of Race and Empathy (University of North Carolina Press, 2017) Dr. Alisha Gaines analyzes the history of sympathetic whites “becoming” temporarily black (often going beyond simple “blackface”) to understand (and explain to their...…
 
The success of a translator may seem to lie in going unnoticed: the translator ducks out of the spotlight so that the original author may shine. Mark Polizzotti challenges that idea in a provocative treatise on his craft, Sympathy for the Traitor: A Translation Manifesto (MIT Press, 2018). “A good translation, created by...…
 
By feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. Lawrence Farley and Ancient Faith Radio).
 
One of Buddha's central teachings was the Four Foundations of Mindfulness, about how you walk the Eightfold Path to liberation. Mindfulness, or sati, means to remember or keep in mind, and the four foundations are the four things you should keep in mind (or focus on) if you want to progress on the spiritual path. In this first episode of two on ...…
 
Phakchok Rinpoche and Erric Solomon are authors of the recently released book Radically Happy: A User’s Guide to the Mind. These two meditation experts—a seasoned Silicon Valley entrepreneur and a traditionally trained Tibetan Rinpoche— discussed their efforts to make meditation, mindfulness, and Buddhist thought accessible to a secular and mod ...…
 
October 15, 2018 The AoCC will host an intimate gathering, creating space for immigrant performing artists to share personal stories, cuisine, reflections and resources with the community in an effort to form lasting bonds and cultivate relationships to each other and local art organizations. Artists will engage in a conversation about the stru ...…
 
Arabic script is astounding! Not only because it represents one of the most commonly spoken languages today –that is, the Arabic language– but because it has represented dozens of other languages over the course of human history from the Middle East to Asia, to Europe, and to the tip of...
 
In A History of Jews in Germany Since 1945: Politics, Culture, and Society (Indiana University Press, 2018), edited by Michael Brenner, Professor of Jewish History and Culture at the University of Munich and Seymour and Lillian Abensohn Chair in Israel Studies at the American University in Washington DC, has assembled a number...…
 
In A History of Jews in Germany Since 1945: Politics, Culture, and Society (Indiana University Press, 2018), edited by Michael Brenner, Professor of Jewish History and Culture at the University of Munich and Seymour and Lillian Abensohn Chair in Israel Studies at the American University in Washington DC, has assembled a number...…
 
In his new book, Nomads and Soviet Rule: Central Asia under Lenin and Stalin (I.B. Tauris, 2018), Alun Thomas examines the understudied experiences of Kazakh and Kyrgyz nomads in the NEP period. Thomas begins his book by examining enduring problems nomads faced such as increased European settlement that lead to sharp conflicts...…
 
In his new book, Nomads and Soviet Rule: Central Asia under Lenin and Stalin (I.B. Tauris, 2018), Alun Thomas examines the understudied experiences of Kazakh and Kyrgyz nomads in the NEP period. Thomas begins his book by examining enduring problems nomads faced such as increased European settlement that lead to sharp conflicts...…
 
In this interview conducted at the 2018 EASR conference in Bern, Marianne Qvortrup Fibiger speaks to Sammy Bishop about Amma, a guru who has become world famous for her healing hugs – apparently giving more than 33 million hugs over the past 30 years. They discuss the ways in which different audiences can interpret Amma’s message, and how she r ...…
 
Acts 10:40-43 40 Him God raised up the third day, and gave him to be made manifest, 41 not to all the people, but unto witnesses that were chosen before of God, (even) to us, who ate and drank with him after he rose from the dead. 42 And he charged us to preach unto the people, and to testify that this is he who is ordained of God (to be) the J ...…
 
Aaron Brockett • Fresh Faith: Ephesians • Ephesians 6
 
Remembrance Sunday pulls at our emotions: We feel thankful for the sacrifice of the past but unsettled about the present and fearful of the future. But Psalm 9 gives us the antidote to fear and worry... if only the God and Saviour of the Psalmist is our God and Saviour too.
 
By feeds@ancientfaith.com (Fr. Lawrence Farley and Ancient Faith Radio).
 
Dawn and Alan are joined via Skype by Dr Simon Brown, of Kingston University to discuss Christine, the most famous Plymouth Fury of them all. Unusually, the pair manage to stay on topic (mostly)!Opening credits belong to Columbia pictures, and closing credits to the London Philharmonic Orchestra.Don't forget to like and review on iTunes, or you ...…
 
Google login Twitter login Classic login