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American Civil Religion

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Examination of the many ways that the United States serves as a focus for religious energies-for rituals, creeds, and myths that organize our lives and explain us to ourselves as a national community. Topics may include landscape, family, education, holidays and electoral politics as civil religious institutions.

Satisfies the Philosophical and Religious Perspectives distribution requirement.


Prerequisites:

Students at all levels welcome.

(not offered 2015-16.)