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Ariel Glucklich

Title

Professor

Department

Department of Theology
General profile

Portrait

Phone

+1 202-687-4513

Fax

202-687-8000

Location

Office hours

W 5:30-7:30 pm

Bio

Ariel Glucklich offers courses in Hinduism, Psychology of Religion and Anthropology of Religion. He is interested in a wide range of issues including classical Indian law, Hindu myths and rituals, contemporary folk religion and magic in Banaras, theories and methods in the study of religion, phenomenology, neuro-psychology and the evolutionary psychology of religious experience. He is currently researching the way that religious emotions are implicated in human self destructiveness.

Education

  • B.A. () Claremont Men's College,
  • M.A. () University of Virginia,
  • M.A., Ph.D. () Harvard University,