Jan 23, 2019  
2014-2015 Georgia Regents University Graduate Catalog 
    
2014-2015 Georgia Regents University Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ANTH 5851 - Religion, Culture and Society



This course examines the theories about the origins of religions and how religious belief shapes and is shaped by human behavior and thought. The course will examine basic concepts such as ritual, myth, and symbolism through consideration of a wide range of religious practices and beliefs. Case studies may address topics such as shamanism, cults, withchcraft, magic, healing, and the social power of religion. Prerequisite(s): ANTH 1102 or ANTH 2011 or permission of instructor.

Grade Mode: Normal, Audit

Prerequisites: Prerequisites: ANTH1102 or ANTH2011

Credit Hours: 3
Contact Hours: 3 Lecture Hours: 3 Lab Hours: 0

Level Restrictions: Graduate Semester


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