RELI 320 - LEGAL FRMWK RELI TOLERANCE
Long Title: THE LEGAL FRAMEWORK OF RELIGIOUS TOLERANCE
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Credit Hours: 2
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Description: The American Constitution embodies a complex experiment in religious tolerance, including the promise of "free exercise of religion" and the prohibition of laws "respecting an establishment of religion". In this class we will primarily seek a critical understanding of our tolerance-rich legal invocations of religious freedom and address fundamental issues such as how can we distinguish "religious" actions and commitments from other morally important beliefs and activities. Cross-list: POLI 320, Graduate/Undergraduate Equivalency: RELI 596. Mutually Exclusive: Credit cannot be earned for both RELI 320 and RELI 596.