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2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
2018-2019 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

REL 295-02 - Special Topic: Women and Religion

4 credits (Fall)
The course will introduce women’s life and experience across a spectrum of religious communities. Special attention will be given to examining the roles of women described in traditional religious texts, the ordination of women, women’s rituals, and women’s  self-perception of gender. Course readings will consist of academic research from fields such as religious studies, gender studies, and sociology.

Prerequisite: REL 101 REL 102 REL 103 REL 104 REL 105 , or second-year standing.
Instructor: Y. Chen