Religion in Society
Units: 1.5, Hours: 3-0
Cultural, social, and institutional impacts of religion in modern societies. Foundational and classical approaches to religion are considered, along with contemporary phenomena pertaining to the social role of religious institutions and beliefs. These may include millenarian and evangelical movements, denominational religion in the Anglo-American context, popular religious movements, liberation theology, cults, and the process of secularization.
Undergraduate course in Sociology offered by the Department of Sociology in the Faculty of Social Sciences.