Julius H. Schoeps (Berlin, Germany)

Editorial Board
Gideon Botsch (Potsdam,Germany)
Miriam Rürup (Potsdam, Germany)

Editorial Staff
Martina Bitunjac
Moritz Reininghaus

Advisory Board
Paul Courtright (Emory University, Atlanta, USA)
Hans Gerhard Kippenberg (Universität Erfurt, Germany)
Joachim H. Knoll (Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany)
Colleen McDannell (University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA)
Vasudha Narayanan (University of Florida, Gainesville, USA)
Helmut Peitsch (Universität Potsdam, Germany)
Almut-Barbara Renger (Freie Universität Berlin, Germany)
Guy G. Stroumsa (Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel)
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Index to the Study of Religions
International Bibliography of Book Reviews of Scholarly Literature
Internationale Bibliographie der Zeitschriftenliteratur aus allen Gebieten des Wissens/International Bibliography of Periodicals from all Fields of Knowledge
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Zeitschrift für Religions- und Geistesgeschichte

Journal of Religious and Cultural Studies

Founded in 1948 by Hans-Joachim Schoeps and Ernst Benz.

The Zeitschrift für Religions- und Geistesgeschichte is a peer-reviewed journal which comprises original papers, miscellanea, and reviews both in German and English from the crossroads of philosophy, the history of religions, cultural studies, theology, ethnology, European history, the history of art, and the history of the sciences. It is not bound to any specific period, field, scholarly method or school but rather to the excellence and the innovative character of texts and ideas. Each issue aims at presenting a mixture of insights from outsiders and newcomers, as well as scholarly views and outlooks from insiders along with an extensive book review section.

The Zeitschrift für Religions- und Geistesgeschichte has a longstanding tradition and is one of the most outstanding journals in the humanities of the German-speaking world. Today, it is a forum for interdisciplinary research and scholarly dialogue in the fields of religious and intellectual history.
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Eine kleine Soziologie des Fegefeuers
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Hans-Joachim Schoeps’ langer Weg in die Emigration (1936–1938)
Gothicism, Patriotism, and History in a Swedish Synagogue, 1818
Religiöse Verweise und mystische Allusionen