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Religion & Social Order

        

Religion & Social Order

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This course is an anthropological exploration of religions in diverse cultural and historical contexts. Our focus will be on relations of power, social order, social change, gender, and the role that religion plays in modernity, transnationalism, and globalization. We will investigate the performance of rites and rituals, and the cultural expressions of religious beliefs and practices. Through comparative and critical strategies, we will look at how religion interacts with, and is embedded in... More
Material Type: Online Course
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: October 29, 2009
Date Modified in MERLOT: January 27, 2014
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Keywords: social change, religion & social order, cultural change, religious beliefs, anthropological theories

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Primary Audience: College General Ed, College Upper Division
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Language: English
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States

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