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Culture and Religion

Culture and religion

Secularization, increasing globalization & diversification and technological advances are influencing personal and social identities. Our scientists analyze and interpret the consequences of these developments for language, culture and religion.


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  • Care and health at the heart of two new Master's tracks 12 Mar 2019Press release Care and health at the heart of two new Master's tracks
    Tilburg University is starting two new Master’s tracks: Health, Wellbeing & Society and Health Humanities. Both tracks start in September 2019, and tie in with the university’s impact theme of Enhancing Health and Wellbeing, in which Tilburg University concentrates on academic research and education aimed specifically at improving people’s health and wellbeing.

  • Piia Varis: Five years after the Snowden revelations 15 Jun 2018Direct link Piia Varis: Five years after the Snowden revelations
    Piia Varis: Five years after the Snowden revelations

  • Jan Blommaert: Did anything happen in May 68? 03 May 2018Direct link Jan Blommaert: Did anything happen in May 68?

  • Similarities and Differences at One World Day 03 Nov 2017News Similarities and Differences at One World Day
    “People are all the same. We all recognize one another's emotions, want our kids to grow up happy, and can imagine ourselves in someone else's shoes. But are we truly the same? Well then, how many Germans does it take to screw in a light bulb?”

  • Climate researchers must provide better visual communication on climate change 18 May 2017Press release Climate researchers must provide better visual communication on climate change
    Climate researchers should give more consideration to ways in which they can make the message about climate change clear to the public at large. This is argued by Professor of Communication and Cognition Fons Maes in a publication in Nature. Although enormous amounts of visual and digital information on climate change is available, hardly any attention is given to reaching one large and vulnerable target group: people with low levels of literacy.



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Arfman, W.R.
Name dr. W.R. (William) Arfman
Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences
Department of Culture Studies
Position Researcher
Room D 221
Phone +31 13 466 2852
E-mail w.r.arfman@tilburguniversity.edu
Beck, H.L.
Name prof. dr. H.L. Beck
Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences
Department of Culture Studies
Position Full Professor
Room D 222
Phone +31 13 466 2583
E-mail h.l.beck@tilburguniversity.edu
Jans, J.M.N.E.
Name dr. J.M.N.E. (Jan) Jans
Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences
Research Center
Position Associate Professor
Room D 216
Phone +31 13 466 2595
E-mail jan.jans@tilburguniversity.edu
Groot, C.N. de
Name dr. C.N. de Groot
Tilburg School of Catholic Theology
Department of Practical Theology and Religious Studies
Position Assistant Professor
Room D 140
Phone +31 13 466 2453
E-mail c.n.degroot@tilburguniversity.edu

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