Building the world’s first comprehensive online quantitative and qualitative encyclopedia of religious cultural history

Qualitative knowledge meets quantitative data

Exploring the relationship between religion and prosociality

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About the Database of Religious History

The DRH is one of the flagship initiatives of the Cultural Evolution of Religion Research Consortium (CERC), based at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, but involving Partner Institutions and collaborators from all over the world. It is intended as a platform for unprecedented academic collaboration, reflecting a commitment to rigorous, scholarly standards and a deep appreciation for interdisciplinary work in the sciences and humanities. We welcome you to explore the DRH and, above all, become part of our contributing scholarly community.

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Cultural Evolution of Religion Research Consortium (CERC) Centre for Human Evolution, Cognition and Culture (HECC) Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)

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