Academic Calendar 2017/2018 - Women and World Religions
GEND 3026 Women and World Religions
Prerequisites:Any 18 credits completed.
Hours:Three hours of lecture per week for one term.
Description:This course will examine the presence and influence of women and the feminine across a number of world religious traditions, including Buddhism, Hinduism, Taoism, African religious traditions, Islam and animistic religions. The course will draw on contemporary writings from feminist scholars and reflect on the contributions women have made to the study of religion. This course may be credited towards Religions and Cultures. This course is also offered as RLCT 3026.