The Study of Religion draws upon social scientific and humanistic methods in order to interpret religious phenomena worldwide. Due to this interdisciplinary approach, the Study of Religion attracts creative, versatile students willing to learn different ways of thinking about and interpreting human life and culture. The religion concentration at Harvard allows students to explore some of the most profound issues that face human beings. Read more.
Frequently Asked Questions
- What is the latest information on the unionization of graduate students at Harvard?
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- Can doctoral students defer funding?
- Can I pursue a degree in Law and the Study of Religion?
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