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PRLS 3115 African Religions and Spiritism in the Americas

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PR&LS 15.5.
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

African heritage as a religious and cultural phenomenon in the Caribbean and the Americas. Contemporary Afro-Caribbean and European-derived folk religions and cults. Santera, Espiritismo, and curanderismo. Impact on Latin@ Diasporic communities.

Prerequisite: English 1010 or permission of the chairperson.


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