Month: May 2014

Science & Religon?

RPE graduate, and teacher, Kayleigh Davies, asks Dr David Webster about whether science and religion are necessarily in conflict: In addition click HERE for a free e-book from Mel Thompson on this very topic..

  Revision 28 May 2014  

The future study of Western Esotericism

In this interview, Dr David Webster asks Christian Giudice, a PhD student at the University of Gothenburg, about the future study of Western Esotericism: ———————————————————————————– See our RPE Course blog at http://r-p-e.blogspot.co.uk/

  Esotericism 27 May 2014  

Magic in Western Esoteric Traditions

In this video Dr Dave Webster interviews Dr Kennet Granholm about the notion of ‘magic’ within Western Esoteric traditions: ———————————————————————————– See our RPE Course blog at http://r-p-e.blogspot.co.uk/

  Esotericism 26 May 2014  

Alien Abduction and UFO Religion

In this video Dr Dave Webster interviews Erik A.W. Östling about the notion of Alien Abduction and UFO religion: Erik has presented some materials on this topic such as THIS paper in Israel recently, and THIS article on the Raëlian religion. In this interview he mentions the […]

  NRM 26 May 2014  

Who is the audience for Contemporary Spiritism?

In this video Dr Dave Webster interviews Sara Duppils about Contemporary Spiritism. He asks whether those who are interested are members of a dedicated sub-culture, or are from broader social spectrum: Sara has a page about her work at http://hig-se.academia.edu/SaraDuppils, and is a […]

  NRM 26 May 2014  

Traditionalism.

In this interview, Dr David Webster asks Christian Giudice, a PhD student at the University of Gothenburg, about the Traditionalist movement, and its place in Esoteric thought: For an interview giving some of the background, click HERE ——— See our RPE Course […]

  Esotericism 26 May 2014  
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UFO Religions

In this video Dr Dave Webster interviews Erik A.W. Östling about UFO religions. Erik has presented some materials on this topic such as THIS paper in Israel recently, and THIS article on the Raëlian religion.  ———————————————————————————– See our RPE Course blog at http://r-p-e.blogspot.co.uk/

  NRM 25 May 2014  

The future of Spiritism

In this video Dr Dave Webster interviews Sara Duppils about what she sees as future directions for contemporary Spiritism. Sara has a page about her work at http://hig-se.academia.edu/SaraDuppils, and is a PhD Student at Åbo Akademi University (Finland), and teaches at the  University of Gävle […]

  NRM 25 May 2014  

Contemporary Spiritism

In this video Dr Dave Webster interviews Sara Duppils about Contemporary Spiritism Sara has a page about her work at http://hig-se.academia.edu/SaraDuppils, and is a PhD Student at Åbo Akademi University (Finland), and teaches at the  University of Gävle (Sweden).

  Spiritism 25 May 2014  

Dr Kennet Granholm on the Future Study of Western Esotericism

In this video Dr Dave Webster interviews Dr Kennet Granholm about the future direction of the study of Western Esotericism: ———————————————————————————– See our RPE Course blog at http://r-p-e.blogspot.co.uk/

  Esotericism 25 May 2014