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This course is an anthropological exploration of religions in diverse cultural and historical contexts. Our focus will be... see more

This course focuses on the first two clauses of the First Amendment to the US Constitution: the clauses prohibiting the... see more

This graduate reading seminar explores the role of religious groups, institutions, and ideas in politics using social... see more

This video was recorded at MIT World Series - IAP - Independent Activities Period.

This course presents a theoretical analysis of religion as a cultural phenomenon. It explores the functional... see more

This pod was created for OpenStax College textbook Introduction to Sociology: Religion ISBN 10: 1938168011 ISBN 13:... see more

This StAIR module is an interactive learning tutorial on the topic of symbols in the academic study of religion. It... see more

This video was recorded at MIT World Series: Myths About America. Alan Wolfe vigorously denies that a theocracy is rising... see more

This is a lesson geared toward higher education students in which the definition of "myth", according to the academic... see more

This textbook shows how human minds work, focusing on the neuroscience, physiology, cognitive and evolutionary psychology... see more

This site is a data archive of almost 200 professionally conducted surveys related to religion in American. A GREAT tool... see more

This course provides an exploration of colonial and postcolonial clashes between theories of healing and embodiment in... see more

This video was recorded at MIT World Host: The Office of the Chaplain of the Institute. The 2008 U.S. Presidential... see more

Explanation of the 4-5 Jewish Denominations.

There is growing evidence that rising levels of prosperity in Western economies since 1945 have not been matched by... see more

This video was recorded at Islam and the West @ Carnegie Council. Bernard Lewis is one of the world's foremost Western... see more

This video was recorded at Freedom and Democracy: European Perceptions, European Perspectives. The conference will... see more

Description: There are four exercises that use data from the 2018 General Social Survey to explore topics in religion.... see more

An interactive exploration of the Salem witchcraft outbreak of 1692, the Salem Witchcraft Site provides data about... see more

A full-length documentary examining society and life among the Amish, with particular emphasis on the ability of this... see more

These exercises were written for courses that include a component on religion as well as for courses that introduce... see more

The goal of this exercise is to think about a concept typically called religious fundamentalism and to consider how we... see more

This course introduces diverse meanings and uses of the concept of culture with historical and contemporary examples from... see more

Spiritual, magical, and "occult" aspects of human behavior in anthropological and historical perspective: magic, ritual... see more