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Please note that as of July 1, 2014, the Departments of Greek and Roman Studies and Religious Studies have merged into the Department of Classics and Religion. Our web page will be undergoing changes to reflect this merger, but it will take some time. In the meantime, if you require information that is specific to Greek and Roman Studies, please visit

Check out the article about our merger in UToday - Departments merge in Faculty of Arts 


Pluralism and Religious Diversity Week: March 14 - 18




Wendi Adamek, Numata Chair in Buddhist Studies, awarded academic chance of a lifetime
- see Research chair earns fellowship at Einstein's academic home






A Companion to German Pietism, 1660-1800

 Dr. Douglas H. Shantz 

 Brill, 2014

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 Hinduism and Environmental Ethics

 Dr. Christopher G. Framarin 

 Routledge, 2014


Women and the Gift

 Women and the Gift: Beyond the Given and All-Giving

 Dr. Morny Joy

 Indiana University Press, 2013


 Ethics Unbound: Some Chinese and Western Perspectives on Morality

 Dr. Katrin Froese

 The Chinese University Press, 2013

 A Stairway Taken by the Lucid: Tsong kha pa's study of noble beings

 Dr. James Apple

 Aditya Prakashan, 2013

  Cover of "An Introduction to German Pietism"

 An Introduction to German Pietism: Protestant Renewal at the Dawn of Modern Europe

 Dr. Douglas Shantz

 Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013


  Watch Dr. Shantz's podcast interview about this title here.




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The department is home to two research chairs:

Chair of Christian Thought

Numata Chair in Buddhist Studies.

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