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2018-2019 Catalog
REL 3146: Women and Religion: The Western Experience

Course Description for Women and Religion: The Western Experience

REL3146: Women and Religion: The Western Experience
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Description: This course involves a historical examination of the connection between gender and religion in Western culture. The role of women in the Judaic-Christian tradition will be the focus. Attention will be paid to the transition of emphasis on the female principle in early spiritual movements to the patriarchal structure of contemporary religious expression.