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Introduction to the Anthropology of Religion

This course introduces the study of religion from the standpoint of anthropology. Course materials provide a historical overview of theoretical developments in this field. Current ethnographies focusing on religion will be covered, and students will receive an introduction to ethnographic methodology.

ANTHROP 704

Introduction to the Anthropology of Religion

Unit(s): 3.0 Level(s): Graduate Term(s): Winter, Fall Offered?: No

This course introduces the study of religion from the standpoint of anthropology. Course materials provide a historical overview of theoretical developments in this field. Current ethnographies focusing on religion will be covered, and students will receive an introduction to ethnographic methodology.