Numen (journal)

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Numen: International Review for the History of Religions  
Discipline religion
Language English
Edited by Olav Hammer
Publication details
Brill Publishers (The Netherlands)
ISSN 0029-5973 (print)
1568-5276 (web)

Numen is an academic journal on the history of religions, published by Brill Publishers in Leiden, The Netherlands. It publishes non-confessional articles on the history of all religions, of all regions and times, as well as papers discussing theoretical innovations in the study of religion and reflective studies on the history of the discipline. The journal also publishes review articles and book reviews.

The current editors (2009) are Olav Hammer, University of Southern Denmark, and Greg Alles, McDaniel College. The book review editor is Ingvild Gilhus, University of Bergen.