Peter Smith

Publications, Lectures and Other Stuff

‘Cohesion and Leadership in the Babi and Baha’i Religions: Some Sociological Considerations’

2-video paper: ‘Cohesion and Leadership in the Babi and Baha’i Religions: Some Sociological Considerations’ (Pt. 1) Peter Smith. Oxford Baha’i Studies Seminar, 20 December 2020. ‘Cohesion and Leadership in the … Continue reading

September 20, 2021 · Leave a comment

Video lists for September 2021 [Scheduled]

General. None. History & Social Science track. Finish summary of B. B. Price. Medieval Thought: An Introduction. EMA Price. On the speculative sciences (8.3) 5/9. Commence summary of R. A. … Continue reading

September 2, 2021 · Leave a comment

Video lists for August 2021 [Scheduled]

General. ‘Cohesion & Leadership in the Babi & Baha’i Religions, 2’ (Paper for Oxford Baha’i Studies Seminar, 7-8 August 2021). History & Social Science track. Continue summary of B. B. … Continue reading

September 2, 2021 · Leave a comment

On leaving religion

Handbook of Leaving ReligionEdited byDaniel EnstedtGöran LarssonTeemu T. Mantsinen Brill, 2020. Chapter 1 Leaving Religion: Introducing the Field In: Handbook of Leaving ReligionAuthors: Daniel Enstedt, Göran Larsson, and Teemu T. Mantsinen https://brill.com/view/book/edcoll/9789004331471/BP000001.xml

July 17, 2021 · Leave a comment

New chapter overview of the Baha’i Faith

Lil Osborn. ‘The Baha’i Faith’. In Handbook of Islamic Sects and Movements, ed. Muhammad Afzal Upal & Carole M. Cusack. Brill, 2021. https://brill.com/view/book/9789004435544/BP000047.xml?fbclid=IwAR0k9azRPaP9QxMR_YIa31qfLe2y9GYZpq52y7P2SL9XuKTHzZfz62AIdQs

July 16, 2021 · Leave a comment

3 useful videos on the ‘Hindu’ tradition

Vedanta: 2. Shankara: 3. Ramanuja:

July 16, 2021 · Leave a comment

Video lists for July 2021 [Scheduled]

General. None. History & Social Science track. Continue summary of B. B. Price. Medieval Thought: An Introduction. EMA Price           The social context and consequences of the vernacular breakthrough [5.3]. … Continue reading

July 15, 2021 · Leave a comment

Farzin Vejdani. ‘Transnational Baha’i Print Culture’

Deals with the period 1890-1921. Of interest to those involved in Baha’i Studies and studies of print media in the Middle East. Farzin Vejdani. ‘Transnational Baha’i Print Culture: Community Formation … Continue reading

June 29, 2021 · Leave a comment

Video lists for June 2021

If you want to keep up with my You-tube videos, you are welcome to subscribe to my channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYjQMfPsfP3Fs7fmaeMZ75w 2. You are also welcome to advertise my channel, share my … Continue reading

June 18, 2021 · Leave a comment

Video lists for May 2021

If you want to keep up with my You-tube videos, you are welcome to subscribe to my channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYjQMfPsfP3Fs7fmaeMZ75w 2. You are also welcome to advertise my channel, share my … Continue reading

May 25, 2021 · Leave a comment