Cluster of Excellence

Over two hundred scholars from more than twenty disciplines in the humanities and social sciences in c. fourteen countries are engaged in research into the relationship between religion and politics in the Cluster for Excellence, "Reli gion and Politics in Premodern and Modern Culture." Nationwide, of the forty-three Clusters for Excellence in Germany, it is the largest research consortium of this type and the only one that addresses the issue of religion. Further information may be found on the website of the Cluster for Excellence.