Religions and Cultures - Religion and Social Welfare

SWLF 3266  Religion and Social Welfare


Any 24 credits completed.


Three hours of lecture per week for one term.




Students examine the role of faith-based organizations in the delivery of social services in both developed and developing countries. Topics may include the role of religious groups in meeting social needs, the effectiveness of charities, the accommodation of religious diversity, the separation of church and state, and how religious values shape social policy. This course may be credited towards Religions and Cultures.

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