Interfakultärer Studiengang Religionswissenschaft



Prof. Dr. Robert A. Yelle

Prof. Dr. Robert A. Yelle

Lehrstuhlinhaber Lehrstuhl für Religionswissenschaft


Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Interfakultärer Studiengang Religionswissenschaft
Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1
80539 München

Raum: M 022a
Telefon: +49 (0)89 / 2180-3484

Website: Prof. Dr. Robert Yelle

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Prof. Yelle was a Harris Fellow at Dartmouth College in September 2021.


Prof. Yelle's latest monograph is
Sovereignty and the Sacred: Secularism and the Political Economy of Religion
(University of Chicago Press, 2019).

The book was a finalist for an Award for Excellence from the American Academy of Religion in the constructive-reflective studies category.
Read Paul C. Johnson's review of the book here!

Book review by Michelle C. Sanchez, Associate Professor of Theology at Harvard Divinity School:


Latest edited volumes:

Interpreting and Explaining Transcendence: Interdisciplinary Approaches to the Beyond:

Mediation and Immediacy: A Key Issue for the Semiotics of Religion:

Narratives of Disenchantment and Secularization: Critiquing Max Weber’s Idea of Modernity: