REL 225 The Religious Experience of Indigenous People

3 credits, Fall or Spring

Explores various issues in selected indigenous religions. This course places special emphasis on the basic worldviews of a specific culture, such as African or Native American. The topics may include religion and morality, rites of passage, the family, religious symbols and art, sacrifice, religion and medicine, and encounters with foreign religions and cultures.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in ENG 152 or equivalent (may be taken concurrently), or permission of the chair.

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