AMST 3106 Religious Experience in America
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as AMER 62.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)
3 hours; 3 credits
Development of the major American traditions of Protestantism, Catholicism, and Judaism. Puritanism and its legacy; the Great Awakening; Christianity, slavery and the Civil War; the religious experience of Black Americans. Interaction between religious thought and such other aspects of American culture as ethnicity, social change, sexual mores, intellectual life. This course is the same as History 3416 [43.11].
Prerequisite: Core Curriculum 1220 [2.2], or History 3005, or Core Studies 4 or permission of the program director.