New and One Time Only Course Religious Studies 137Spring Semester 2019Tuesdays 1:30-3:30
New Course with Donovan Schaefer this fall!
With particular strengths in the study of Christianity, Judaism, African-American religions, Islam, Buddhism and other Asian religions, and secularisms, the department emphasizes descriptive, historical, and theoretical approaches to the study of religion.
In Religious Affects Donovan O. Schaefer challenges the notion that religion is inextricably linked to language and belief, proposing instead that it is primarily driven by affects.
Special Journal Issue of Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society co-edited by Megan Robb with Elizabeth Chatterjee (Queen Mary, London) and Sneha Krishnan (Oxford)
Winner of the Henry J.
While European manuscripts have been the subject of numerous historical, philological, and art historical studies over the past three decades, the study of the material culture of Asian (Buddhist
The popularity of the Muslim League and its idea of Pakistan has been measured in terms of its success in achieving the goal of a sovereign state in the Muslim majority regions of North West and No