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Winter/Spring 2015
Oct 25, 2016
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REL 1010C - World Religions
In this introduction to the world's religions, human belief has many dimensions, and answers to religious questions we manifold. The goal in this course is to better understand the nature of, and challenges to, the diverse religious and ideological perspectives that exist in a "planetary-wide society." Students will explore what people have seen as the ultimate meanings and purposes of existence by looking at some foundational ideas, texts, and figures from the five major world faiths-- Hinduism, Judaism, Buddhism, Christianity, and Islam-- as well as a select range of world views, both religious and secular, ancient and modern.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Division of Arts & Humanities Division
Philosophy & Religious Studies Department

Course Attributes:
Liberal Arts, World Civilization Core

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