Take a guided tour round 7 of london’s principal religious buildings in full 360° detail. Religious studies - undergraduate study religious studies gives students the opportunity to investigate and reflect on the world's religions in an objective, critical, and appreciative. Alison downie earned her phd in systematic theology at duquesne university in 2009 with a concentration in christian feminist theology. Religion is intimately related to such key aspects of communities as the structure of political power, economic organization, class structures, conceptions of gender, marriage, work and war. The objectives of the religious studies major are best attained in the context of a liberal arts education the curriculum helps students develop the capacity for scholarship and disciplined.
The ba in the department of religious studies is a research, analytic, and writing intensive program that features close work with faculty in small classroom settings. Mtsu’s new religious studies major is the first for a public university in middle tennessee the academic study of religion contributes to the wider study of global cultures and. The religious studies bachelor’s degree program will help you understand the relationship between religion and politics, economics, and social structures. Why religious studies at macalester the courses of the department of religious studies focus on the study of christianity and judaism in both their historical and contemporary expressions.
Religious studies is a cooperative program offered jointly by claremont mckenna, harvey mudd, pitzer, pomona, and scripps colleges the program of study is designed to serve both as one. What this handout is about this handout explains several common writing assignments in religious studies and discusses what is unique about writing in this discipline.
University of houston, college of liberal arts and social sciences - religious studies: the major. From politics and art to science and war, the study of religion opens a gateway to understanding the world around us religious literacy is key to global citizenship in the 21st century.
Religious studies in action: kate bradshaw, a religious studies and international studies double major, stands in la plaza de espana, in seville, spain she took a semester abroad studying. In the religious studies department, we help you reflect about faith through the study of scripture, christian tradition and religion in today’s world. The department of religious studies the department of religious studies at brown university provides students with an understanding of diverse religious traditions, an exposure to a.
Information about master of arts religious studies degree program. Religious studies is an international journal devoted to the problems of the philosophy of religion as they arise out of classical and contemporary discussions and from varied religious. The yale department of religious studies, established in its present form in 1963, is one of the leading scholarly communities dedicated to the study of religion. Research will be a crucial part of your work hamilton religious studies majors have, for instance, studied religious spaces in transition in a nearby city and the religious lives of local.