RELG 208 World Religions and the Cultures They Create (3 credits)

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Offered by: Religious Studies (Faculty of Arts)

Overview

Religious Studies : The course explores multiple links between a wide range of religions and the cultural landscapes that nourish them and are shaped by them. It does so through a voyage across time that explores the mutual entanglements of selected religions and cultures originating and thriving in varied regional context. The course’s goal is to highlight the significance of religions for everyday cultures, the disciplines of the body, the care for the environment as well as artistic expression and literary cultivation.

Terms: Winter 2017

Instructors: Thomas Troughton (Winter)