Database of Religious History

The DRH aims to be the world's first comprehensive, online quantitative and qualitative encyclopedia of religious and social history. Open source, free and shaped in content and function by its users, it will function as a massive, standardized, searchable encyclopedia of the current best scholarly opinion on historical religious traditions and the historical record more generally, allowing users to instantly gain an overview of the state of scholarly opinion and access powerful, built-in analytic and data visualization tools.

Main Contact / Project Lead
Edward Slingerland
Department / Centre / Unit
Asian Studies
Subject Area
  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Asian Studies
  • Classics and Ancient History
  • Cultural Studies
  • History
  • Philosophy
  • Theology and Religious Studies