HIST 4001 Colloquium in the History of Religion
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as HIST 61.
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4 hours; 4 credits
Religious beliefs, organizations, and communities in historical context. Cross-cultural influences in religious history. Use of historical, literary, and artistic records. Topics may include martyrdom, gender and the body, monasticism, and mysticism in early and medieval Christianity, Jewish-Christian encounters, and revivalism in America and Europe.
Prerequisite: History 2001W; junior or senior standing; and permission of the chairperson.