Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2017/2018
Canadian Excellence

GS325
Religion, Culture and Society
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3

Examines the relationship of religion to society. Students investigate contemporary societies and cultures as influenced by regional, national and international geopolitics. Case studies consider the conditions under which religious texts are interpreted, and their impact on daily life. Connections are made between colonialism, poverty, militarization, fundamentalism and their representation in the media.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
1.0 credit in 200 level GS courses, or permission of the instructor.