Religion In America

Course Section Number
REL
208

Description

The history of religion in the United States from the colonial period to the present day. Topics will include: the religious situation in Europe during the 16th and 17th centuries; immigration patterns of the colonists; frontier expansion and the industrial revolution; the growth of denominationalism; religion and science; liberal and conservative ends; civil religion; "cults'' and other contemporary issues.

Division

Humanities

Subject

Religion

Academic Level

Undergraduate

Topic Code

Multi/Transcultural & Global Awareness

Credits

1.00 c.u.
With a final grade of C- or better

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