Course Catalog - 2017-2018

     

RELI 424 - RELIGION & POLITICS IN AFRICA

Long Title: RELIGION AND POLITICS IN AFRICA
Department: Religion
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Description: Course explores interdisciplinary perspectives on religion and politics in Africa focusing on indigenous religious, Christianity, and Islam. Readings will reflect theoretical perspectives, historical developments, regional angels, and contemporary issues such as sharia, gender, and reconciliation as political options. Graduate/Undergraduate Equivalency: RELI 534. Mutually Exclusive: Credit cannot be earned for both RELI 424 and RELI 534. Repeatable for Credit.