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AN326 – Religion & Ritual

Anthropological approaches to religion and ritual emphasize lived experience, practice, related social, political and economic formations, along with expression, belief, and meaning-creation. Cases encompass both “traditional,” and complex societies, and more often religious pluralism shaped by migration and globalization. Themes include notions of the sacred, supernatural, and good or evil; religion as embodied; shamanic and spiritual healing; place and environment. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Diverse Cultures and Critiques requirement. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Global Cultures requirement.

Prerequisite: One cultural anthropology course or consent of instructor.

Also listed as: Also listed as Religion 208.


TermBlockTitleInstructorLocationStudent Limit/ AvailableUpdated
Spring 2015 Block 8 Religion & Ritual Sarah Hautzinger Barnes Science Center 403 25/14 07/01/2015
Spring 2016 Block 8 Religion & Ritual Sarah Hautzinger TBA 25/25 02/18/2015
Spring 2016 Block 8 Religion & Ritual Sarah Hautzinger TBA 25/13 07/01/2015