CESNUR - Centro Studi sulle Nuove Religioni diretto da Massimo Introvigne

Co-organized by:
American University of Central Asia The General Education Department
Center for Studies on New Religions (CESNUR)

Religion and Civil Society in the Post-Soviet Era: Central Asia and Beyond

American University of Central Asia, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
19-20 March 2018



Persecution of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Kazakhstan, a shock wave from Russia?, by Willy Fautré (see also Powerpoint)

“Sinicization” of Religion and Xie Jiao in China: The Case of the Church of Almighty God, by Massimo Introvigne

The Social Construction of "Extremism" in Russia From Jehovah's Witnesses to the Church of Scientology, by Massimo Introvigne

Religion-based Refugee Claims: The Case of The Church of Almighty God, by Rosita Šoryte

Religious Discrimination and State Neutrality: the Case of Hungary, by Patricia Duval