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2018-2019 Augusta University 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.

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

Grade Mode: Normal, Audit
Prerequisites: ANTH1102 or ANTH2011 or ANTH2011H
Repeat Status: No
Level Restrictions: Graduate Semester
Schedule Type: Lecture, Lecture/Supervised Lab/Clinic, Lecture/Unsupervi Lab/Clinic, Seminar - Small Group, Supervised Lab/Clinic, Unsupervised Lab/Clinic, Independent Study, Directed Study (one-to-one), Practice Teaching


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