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World Scriptures

This course examines the role and contents of normative religious texts in some of the major religions of the world (e.g., Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism). Students are introduced to the different ways that authoritative religious texts are viewed by their adherents, understand how their authority is exercised in their respective traditions and read a good portion of primary sources from these different traditions. Prerequisite: THRS 117.

Advanced Core Curriculum Designation: BB
Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credits: 4.0