Introduction to the comparative study of religion based on anthropological research among native peoples and folk traditions. Topics may include: shamanism, peyotism, witchcraft, the genesis of religious cults, syncretism of native religions with major religious traditions, ritual processes. Consideration of major cultural theories arising from the study of religion and ritual. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Diverse Cultures and Critiques requirement. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Global Cultures requirement.
Prerequisite: Anthropology 102 or consent of instructor.
|Term||Block||Title||Instructor||Location||Student Limit/ Available||Updated|
|Spring 2015||Block 8||Religion & Ritual||Sarah Hautzinger||TBA||25/8||09/11/2014|