REL 105 Religion and Culture Wars

Last offered Spring 2014

This course will examine a series of moments of tension where religion and culture have been in the spotlight--especially in 20th century North America. Among other things, we'll consider: Native American religious autonomy, GLBTIQ issues (marriage equality, etc.), socioeconomic and identity questions with Liberation Theology, receptions of Islam in North America, all within a recent historical and current events framework.
Class Format: lecture
Requirements/Evaluation: active participation, two 1000-1500 word response papers, and a "take-home" midterm and self-scheduled final exam
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Prerequisites: none
Enrollment Preference: Religion majors
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Distribution Notes: Gateway course
Divisional Attributes: Division II
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Enrollment Limit: none
Expected Enrollment: 30
Class Number: 3562
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REL 105 LEC Religion and Culture Wars Division 2: Social Studies Glenn W. Shuck
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