AMCULT 270 - Religion in America
Section: 001
Term: WN 2009
Subject: American Culture (AMCULT)
Department: LSA American Culture
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This is a one-term introduction to the study of American religion from colonial times to the present. We will explore:

  • the European roots of American religious forms
  • revivalism as a cultural force in colonial and nineteenth-century America
  • characteristics of some of America's major religious traditions
  • fundamentalism in the twentieth-century
  • the diversity of belief in American history

Students will read a variety of texts, and write short papers as well as a longer, research-based paper. A midterm and final exam are required.

AMCULT 270 - Religion in America
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
28006
Open
18
 
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MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
28008
Open
3
 
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W 3:00PM - 4:00PM
004 (DIS)
P
28009
Open
1
 
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Th 12:00PM - 1:00PM
005 (DIS)
P
28010
Open
2
 
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Th 11:00AM - 12:00PM
006 (DIS)
P
28011
Open
1
 
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Th 1:00PM - 2:00PM
007 (DIS)
P
28012
Open
1
 
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Th 1:00PM - 2:00PM
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