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|PHIL 4390 - Cults and Sects|
Offers an examination of the varieties of religious experience from the perspectives of sociology and psychology of religion. Focuses on such cultic and sectarian groups as Christian Science, the American Shakers, the Unification Church, the Hare Krishna movement, and the Black Muslims. Provides students the opportunity to acquire critical investigative tools with which to analyze different religious expressions. Prereq. Sophomore standing or above only.
4.000 Credit hours
4.000 Lecture hours
Schedule Types: Lecture
Philosophy and Religion Department
NU Core Capstone, NUpath Capstone Experience, NUpath Difference/Diversity, NU Core Experiential Learning, NUpath Interpreting Culture, NU Core Writing Intsv in Majr, NUpath Writing Intensive, UG Col Socl Sci & Humanities