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Roger Friedland, Visiting Professor of Social Research and Public Policy, Social Science, NYUAD

Roger Friedland

Visiting Professor of Social Research and Public Policy, Social Science

Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi

Biography

B.A., UC Berkeley; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

Roger Friedland is a cultural sociologist. His work centers on God, love and sexuality, and he is currently engaged in comparative explorations of politicized religions, particularly their gender and sexual preoccupations. Additionally he is conducting survey research on the relation between erotics, love and religiosity among American university students. Friedland is Professor of Religious Studies and Sociology at University of California, Santa Barbara.