Rel 140 (GCP 140, GS 140) Globalization and Religion (4)

This course examines the complexity of globalization and its multi-layered impact on religious identity and piety.  Though comparative in methodology and historical framework, the class will give special attention to Islam and Hinduism in South Asia.  Topics include: European colonialism; Orientalism and its legacy; religious nationalism; Islamophobia; and the Internet and mass media. 

Requirement: 

(HU)

Instructor: 

Rozehnal.

Availability: 

Current
Fall
2013

Course Level: