Courses > ANT198.1 - Expressions of Spirituality:Anthropology of the Supernatural

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This is an anthropological, cross-cultural study of the forms and
functions of supernatural beliefs and associated rituals in various
societies of Africa, Asia, aboriginal Australia, Oceania, South America,
native North America and elsewhere. The emphasis of the course is on
understanding beliefs and rituals within their social context and on
broad comparisons to derive insight into the general functions of beliefs
and rituals in human life. By utilizing lectures, readings, film and class
activities students will cultivate a critical understanding of the diverse
expressions of "Religion" found throughout the world.

Units  3 unit
Hours  3 hours lecture 
Length  17 weeks
Graded  Credit course taken for grade or for credit/no credit
Classification  Liberal arts " sciences education courses
Version  01

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