RLST - Religious Studies

RLST 100D. Intro to the Study of Religion. 3 Credits. (3 Lec)

-- The great themes of the world's religions and the methodological approaches to the academic study of religion and culture.

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2020 Summer Semester10781801Second Half Session-ONLINEWEB -

RLST 203D. Buddhist Traditions. 3 Credits. (3 Lec)

-- The sacred texts and images of the religious thought and practices in the traditions of China, Korea, India, Southeast Asia, and/or Japan.

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2020 Summer Semester10782801First Half Session-- -

RLST 207IH. Myth and Belief. 3 Credits. (3 Lec)

-- The study of religion through story and image from their early contexts to their re-imagined forms. We will examine riddles such as myth and metaphor within a demythologized or literal worldview. We will apply and critique theorists of myth and of metaphor to topics such as the monster or the trickster, and to themes such as cosmogony or metamorphosis.

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2020 Summer Semester11375801First Half Session-ONLINEWEB -