2023-2024 Catalog

REL 231 Religions in American History and Culture

From the religious traditions of Native Americans to the religions brought to this continent by Europeans, Africans, and Asians, there is a rich tapestry of religious belief, practice, and culture in the U.S. This course focuses on the history of religious life in North America, the cultural aspects of religions in this region, and the diversity of religious expression. The course also considers how relates to group, regional and national identity.  [GM1, H]