Faith Groups, Conversation & Marginalised Communities

Dan Range is a Research Associate in the Faith & Peaceful Relations research group at CTPSR. Here Dan writes about the way in which faith groups can support the learning of English. Creative English is a programme which aims to teach learners, primarily women from Pakistani, Somali and Bangladeshi backgrounds, English through drama and experiential learning. It is hoped that this learning will also increase both integration and social mobility.

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Science, Faith & Fairness

Dilwar Hussain is a Research Fellow at the Centre for Trust, peace and Social Relations and the Chair of New Horizons in British Islam. Here in a post first published in ‘Science: Not Just for Scientists’ Dilwar explores the relationship between science, Islam and ideas about fairness and equality. He begins with a question – ‘How do we square religious belief with modern notions of equality and fairness? And what on earth does this have to do with science?’

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