Institute for Religion, Politics & Society

Research streams

Taking an intellectually rigorous and fresh approach, the Institute for Religion, Politics and Society is opening new areas of enquiry and engaging in research with practical applications to today’s world.

Research focus areas

To study the interaction of religion with major social structures, the Institute encompasses five main research streams: Law and Religion, Cities and Successful Societies, Asian Societies and their Religions, Religion and Medicine, and Global Catholicism.