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Religious Studies

Why Study Religion?


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Religion shapes, and is shaped by, every other dimension of human society. It is impossible to fully understand politics, law, history, or science without understanding religion. We invite you to learn more about the most interdisciplinary field in the university: Religious Studies.

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The Teaching Law and Religion website provides templates for thinking and teaching creatively and comparatively about law, religion, culture and politic in a variety of distinctive contexts.

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Congratulations, Dr. Jen Callaghan!
James Hill, Jr. Awarded a Doctoral Fellowship
Professor Balberg's new book, "Blood For Thought" delves into a relatively unexplored area of rabbinic literature.
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