Research on Migration

Joan Fallon | Oct. 17, 2013 | Notre Dame News

Contending Modernities- Catholicism and Islam

The powerful force of global migration was the focus of a conference Monday and Tuesday (Oct. 14 and 15) that showcased the research of the Global Migration Working Group — one of several research teams that are part of Contending Modernities, a Notre Dame-based research initiative that involves scholars from around the world.

The conference took place at the Notre Dame Centre in London and in the religiously and ethnically diverse borough of Tower Hamlets in East London. Participants included ethicists, theologians, historians and legal scholars from the United States, Europe, Canada and Australia; leaders of civil society organizations; members of the Bengali Muslim, English Jesuit and Anglican communities; and a member of Parliament from London’s most religiously and ethnically diverse district.

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