Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2018

     

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SOCI 559 001 (CRN: 24654)

RELIGION AND PUBLIC LIFE

Long Title: RELIGION AND PUBLIC LIFE
Department: Sociology
Instructor: Ecklund, Elaine Howard
Meeting: 2:30PM - 5:20PM T (8-JAN-2018 - 20-APR-2018) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 0 (permission required) Instructor Permission Required
Section Enrolled: 8
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 0
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 10
Enrollment data as of: 21-APR-2024 4:08AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: This course will use the tools of social science to understand how religion shows up on in public life, both in the US and around the globe. Topics include: epistemology and methodology of public religion; how religion shapes views on politics, gender, families, science, race, immigration, education, the workplace; the challenges of religious diversity and crossing sociopolitical divides. Cross-list: SOCI 459. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for SOCI 559 if student has credit for SOCI 459.