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2021 - 2022 Academic Catalog 
2021 - 2022 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

REL 254 - Women and Religion

4 credits (Fall or Spring)

The course examines women’s lives and experiences in different religious communities. Students study women’s rituals, gender roles, and women’s self-perception influenced by religions and societies . Students will gain skills to interpret the world we share and understand that that religion is a powerful force that keeps shaping identity.


Prerequisite: REL 101 REL 102 REL 103 REL 104 REL 105 , or second-year standing.
Note: Not offered every year.
Instructor: Y. Chen