Jun 02, 2023  
2021 - 2022 Academic Catalog 
2021 - 2022 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SOC 295-02 - Special Topic: Witches, Druids, and Heathens: Exploring Pagan Movements in the U.S.

4 credits (Fall)
Using case studies of Witches, Druids, Heathens, Kemetics, goddess movements, and others, this course will focus on paganisms in the United States and Europe in relationship with ritual, issues of identity, modernity, nationalisms, white supremacy, globalization, feminism, rationalization and other socio-historical processes. Students will have the opportunity for hands-on learning and interacting with practitioners and Pagan religious leaders as a means to explore this growing subset of New Religious Movements. 

Prerequisite: SOC 111 
Instructor: Snook