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The Center for the Study of Law and Religion (CSLR) hosts 90 senior fellows and associated faculty representing 20 fields of study, from Emory and from other distinguished colleges and universities. In addition, we collaborate with 1600 corresponding members from around the world.

In Their Own Words

"We seem to have shifted from an interest in fatherhood in the 1990's to a new focus on ‘perfect mothers,’ which some are identifying as reflecting the generally conservative politics of our times and, in some respects, a new emphasis on security and the home after 9/11."

–M Christian Green

Newly Released Publications

The Western Case for Monogamy Over Polygamy

For more than 2,500 years, the Western tradition has embraced monogamous marriage as an essential institution for the flourishing of men and women, parents and... more

The Codification of Jewish Law and an Introduction to the Jurisprudence of the Mishna Berura

Michael J. Broyde and Ira Bedzow  investigate the Mishna Berura, Rabbi Israel Meir Kagan’s most complex canon of Orthodox Jewish Law. It’s a singular work... more