Course Catalog - 2017-2018

     

RELI 441 - MAGIC & POPULAR RELIGION

Long Title: MAGIC AND POPULAR RELIGION
Department: Religion
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Description: This course will examine the popular religion in the Middle East from Late Antiquity until the 19th century, focusing on healing practices, astrology, protection, amulets, seasoned/life-cycle rituals, and other popular beliefs common to Islam, Judaism and Christianity. Cross-list: ASIA 441, Graduate/Undergraduate Equivalency: RELI 525. Mutually Exclusive: Credit cannot be earned for both RELI 441 and RELI 525.