Courses: Sociology of Religion (SOCLB309001)
Class Number: 1420
An analysis of the relationship between religion and society, emphasizing the connection between religious systems and secular culture, social structure, social change, secular values, and personality systems in cross-cultural perspective. The theories of Durkheim, Freud, Marx, and Weber, among others, are applied to analysis of the effect of religion on economic modernization, political nationalism, and social change and stability, and the effect of social class, secular culture, and personality patterns on religion.
Preference given to SOCL majors, minors and seniority.
Prerequisites: At least one prior social science course or permission
of the instructor.; Enrollment Limit: 0.; Enrollment Limit Criteria:
Class Year Junior/Senior;
Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1420
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