Religious Studies
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

RELI 331: Religion in America

RELI 331-001: Religion in America
(Fall 2017)

10:30 AM to 11:45 AM TR

Thompson Hall 2022

Section Information for Fall 2017

Established as a secular country with an interest in promoting religious freedom, America has always been home to vibrant and diverse religious communities. This course explores the varieties of religious expression in the American past and present. Students will examine issues of religion in the American founding, and study contemporary manifestations of religion as diverse as evangelical revivalism, Islam in America, and Scientology.


Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Religious heritage in American culture, growth of denominations and sects, and interrelationship of religion and sociopolitical life. May not be repeated for credit.
Schedule Type: Lecture

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