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World Religions

RELG - 193

Credits: 3

Catalog Year: 2017

The course examines the historical, geographical and cultural evolution of the doctrines, rituals, symbols, and practices of religious traditions. The course has an emphasis on some essential differences and similarities which exist among religious traditions. The major religions covered are tribal/oral traditions, Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Shinto, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, new religions, and religion in the 21st century.