Course Schedule - Spring 17

     

RELI 350 001 (CRN: 21841)

DEMONS/MENTAL ILLNESS/MEDICINE

Long Title: DEMONS, MENTAL ILLNESS AND MEDICINE
Department: Religion
Instructor: Clements, Niki K.
Meeting: 1:00PM - 2:15PM TR HUM 226 (9-JAN-2017 - 21-APR-2017) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 12
Section Enrolled: 14
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 12
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 14
Enrollment data as of: 25-JUN-2017 3:36AM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
28-APR-2017  
9:00AM - 12:00PM F TBA TBA
 
Description: Treats complex connections between religious beliefs/practices and formulation of human psychology in western tradition, through a historical reckoning with demonology. Consider the way demons are represented -- from semi-corporeal beings to marks of mental illness -- by looking at texts from the ancient world to modern psychiatry. Credit cannot be earned for RELI 350 and RELI 605.