Course Detail

The Sacred Quest in Comparative Perspective

Instructor
Mahony

Introductory considerations of the human search for meaning as reflected in religious expressions from Eastern and Western cultures. Particular attention is given to the role of the mythological imagination, sacred narrative, ritual, theological reflection, and philosophical inquiry in the realization of personal and communal identity.

Satisfies the Philosophical and Religious Perspectives distribution requirement.
Satisfies the cultural diversity requirement.


Prerequisites:

Not open to juniors or seniors until Drop/Add.