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Course Catalog

Special Topics

This course is an in-depth study of one or more major issues confronting contemporary religion. Students are challenged to make concrete applications of the role of theology and religious practice in issues of the early 21st century, and to evaluate the impact of the heritage and tradition on their own thinking and on society in general. Topics change from semester to semester but may include such issues as the Holocaust, nuclear weapons, abortion, racism and church-state relations. Prerequisite: THRS 117.

Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credits: 4.0