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    Conversations with Researchers

    Listen to people discussing their research and its findings.

    Emilia Jamroziak Oct 2009

    21 October 09

    Phase 1 Small Grant holder Emilia Jamroziak describes her research into the survival and success of Cistercian monasteries in border ...
    Methodist Central Halls as Public Sacred Spaces

    08 April 10

    Religious architecture has left a mark on Britain’s landscape. But in the centres of cities and major towns buildings can ...
    Methodist Central Halls Short Version

    26 May 10

    Listen to a shorter version of Norman Winter's interview with PhD student Angela Connelly. She is funded by a Phase ...

    Sexuality & Global Faith Networks

    Gill Valentine 2 of 3 Oct 2009

    21 October 09

    Phase 1 Large Grant holder Gill Valentine engages in more detailed discussion of the complexity of the study, particularly with regard ...
    Gill Valentine 3 of 3 Oct 2009

    21 October 09

    Phase 1 Large Grant holder Gill Valentine discusses the value of the research both as an impartial analysis of history ...

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    Trust & Religiosity

    Robert Hoffmann 1 of 2 Feb 2010

    10 February 10

    Phase 1 Small Grant holder Robert Hoffmann of Nottingham University describes to Norman Winter the experimental method using simple decision-making ...
    Robert Hoffmann summary Feb 2010

    10 February 10

    Phase 1 Small Grant holder Robert Hoffmann of the International Centre for Behavioural Business Research at Nottingham University talks with ...

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    Media Portayals of Religion

    Kim Knott Complete Interview Oct 2009

    21 October 09

    Principal Investigator on Phase 1 Large Grant 'Media portrayals of religion and the secular sacred' Professor Kim Knott talks with Norman ...
    Kim Knott 3 of 3 Oct 2009

    21 October 09

    Kim Knott (Principal Investigator on Phase 1 Large Grant 'Media portrayals of religion and the secular sacred') assesses the value ...

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    Dissenting Academies

    Isabel Rivers Summary Dec 2009

    10 December 09

    Professor Isabel Rivers, a Phase 2 Large Grant holder, summarises, in conversation with Norman Winter, the contribution being funded by the ...
    Isabel Rivers 2 of 2 Dec 2009

    10 December 09

    Listen to the concluding section of the full conversation, in which Professor Isabel Rivers describes the ambitious scope of the Dissenting ...

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    British Religion in Numbers

    British Religion in Numbers April 2010

    08 April 10

    A great leap forward in accessing facts and figures on religion in Britain has been made possible by a project ...
    David Voas and Siobhan McAndrew extract 1 of 2 April 2010

    08 April 10

    David Voas and Siobhan McAndrew talk about British Religion in Numbers [BRIN], launched publicly as a free-to-use online resource in ...

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    Marginalized Spiritualities

    Marginalized Spiritualities

    07 April 10

    How engaged are young people in our cities in forms of religion, either conventional or new?  Two studies conducted at ...
    Marginalized Spiritualities Complete Conversation

    07 April 10

    Betsy Olson describes the connection between two studies of spirituality among young people. The first, conducted in Glasgow, revealed great differences ...

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    Being British and Being Muslim

    From hijab to jilbab

    21 April 10

    Kaye Haw talks about her Phase 1 Small Grant studying one Muslim community in the Midlands, fifteen years on from ...
    Being British and being Muslim

    21 April 10

    What lies behind Muslim women choosing more noticeable forms of Islamic dress? One Phase 1 Small Grant has probed the choices being ...

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    Religion, Youth and Sexuality

    Youth, Religion and Sexuality

    15 April 10

    A research team from Nottingham’s universities have engaged the interest and help of young volunteers in a study which breaks ...
    Youth, Religion and Sexuality Complete Interview

    15 April 10

    Sarah-Jane Page and Michael Keenan summarise key aspects of their study into Religion, Youth and Sexuality (a Phase 2 Large Grant ...

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    Woodland Burial

    Burial study breaks new ground

    02 April 10

    In the space of just 20 years a new kind of burial practice which started in the UK has grown ...
    Natural Burial – Hannah Rumble extract 1 of 2 April 2010

    02 April 10

    Hannah Rumble talks about her doctoral study of woodland burial.  Many people are opting for natural burial and over 200 ...

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    Religion and Change in Modern Britain

    Contributors to this book discussing their writing.

    Paul Weller: Controversies as a Lens on Change

    16 February 12

    “Controversies as a lens on change” is the title of the opening chapter of Religion and Change in Modern Britain (published ...
    Linda Woodhead and Rebecca Catto: Religion and Change

    16 February 12

    Linda Woodhead and Rebecca Catto are the editors of Religion and Change in Modern Britain (published Feb 2012 by Routledge). In ...

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    Radicalisation Research

    Mark Sedgwick

    07 March 12

    Mark Sedgwick, Professor of Arab and Islamic Studies at Aarhus University, is a leading academic expert on the subject of ...
    Mark Sedgwick 1 of 3

    07 March 12

    Mark Sedgwick, Professor of Arab and Islamic Studies at Aarhus University, is a leading academic expert on the subject of ...

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