Journal for the Study of Religions and Ideologies

J.S.R.I. is an international on-line publication of SCIRI (the Seminar for the Interdisciplinary Research of Religions and Ideologies) and SACRI (the Academic Society for the Research of Religions and Ideologies). It is a peer-review academic publication intended for professors and researchers interested in the study of religions and ideologies.

J.S.R.I. encourages interdisciplinary approaches of religions, engaging the following domains: religious studies, philosophy of religions, ethics, political philosophy and political science, anthropology, sociology, interreligious dialogue and communications theory. All articles must explore the religious dimension of the issues covered.

J.S.R.I. is an open-access journal published on the internet, with three issues per year. The languages in which materials can be published are English and Romanian.

J.S.R.I. does not provide authors with offprints of published materials, but we will notify them by email when their manuscript is published online. There is no fee for the publication of articles in the journal.

Journal for the Study of Religions and Ideologies is the first Romanian journal included in Arts & Humanities Citation Index and Current Contents: Arts & Humanities, Thompson-Reuters ISI databases. 

JSRI is covered, among others, in: Arts & Humanities Citation Index (Clarivate Analytics, former Thompson-Reuters ISI database); Current Contents: Arts & Humanities (Clarivate Analytics, former Thompson-Reuters ISI database); ISI Web of Knowledge; SCOPUS; EBSCO; DOAJ; Pro-Quest; J-Gate; Gale; CEEOL; Index to the Study of Religions Online (Brill); ERIH PLUS.


Vol 17, No 50 (2018): JSRI Volume 17, Issue 50, Summer 2018

Table of Contents

Studies and Articles

Knowledge in the Historical Perspective of Coming-To-Be and Passing-Away PDF
Erdoğan Yıldırım 3-16
On the Logic of the Christian Trinity: Co-Inherence and the Nesting Relationships PDF
Ioan Biriș 17-29
Religious Studies in India. Banaras Hindu University: Religion and Universal Human Values PDF
Clemens Cavallin, Åke Sander 30-45
On Horizontal Transcendence PDF
Károly Veress 46-62
A Paradigm Shift in the Catholic Church: Recognising Religious Freedom and Secular Autonomy PDF
Mózes Nóda 63-78
Confucianism: the Question of Its Religiousness and Its Role in Constructing Chinese Secular Ideology PDF
Keqian Xu, Guoming Wang 79-95
Light – Icon/Stained Glass – Illumination PDF
Ioan Chirilă, Stelian Pașca-Tușa, Ioan Popa-Bota, Claudia-Cosmina Trif 96-108
Social Capital Bridging through Sociopolitical and Religious Referencing in Computer Mediated Communication. A Study Case of a Mediated Local Drama PDF
Diana Cotrău, Alexandra Cotoc 109-124

Thinkers of Today

Logical Thinking and Spiritual Projections in Ioan Biriş’s Philosophy PDF
Florea Lucaci 125-139
Our Daily Body and Its Instrumental Role in Communication. Aurel Codoban’s Reading „Body as Language” PDF
Sandu Frunza 140-156

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The opinions expressed in the texts published are the author’s own and do not necessarily express the views of JSRI editors. The authors assume all responsibility for the ideas expressed in the materials published.