Description
SOCIOLOGY OF RELIGION
3 Undergraduate Units
A study of the basics found in various religious belief systems (Animism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam, Christianity); religion as a social institution (explanations by such notable sociologists as E. Durkheim and M. Weber); organizational activities of established churches (i.e. the role of African American Churches in the U.S.A.); and religious movements (i.e. evangelical and other religious cults) as they influence social communities. Attention is also given to issues of secularization.
Details
Grading Basis
Graded
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
SOCI 300
Academic Group
College of Beh and Social Scie
Academic Organization
Social Sci & Human Serv Admin
Campus
Coppin State University
Enrollment Requirements
Prerequisite: SOCI 201