This course examines ideas about and roles of women in the major religious traditions (Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism and Buddhism) as well as native religions, Wicca and goddess religions. Students will look at how women have been shaped by religious traditions, at women as agents of resistance and social change, and at women as spiritual leaders, past and present.
This course is equivalent to WMST 126. Duplicate credit will not be granted for this course and WMST 126.
Completion of WGST 100 and/or WGST 111 is recommended.
Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).
|Fall 2014 onwards|