Women, Religion and Culture

3 credits

WGST 4750

Women's and Gender Studies
College of Arts and Science

(same as REL_ST 4750; cross-leveled with REL_ST 7750, WGST 7750). An advanced study of the role of women in religion, focusing on the methods of determining the significance of gender in religious life, sacred texts, symbols, rituals and/or beliefs. Traditions studied include Christianity, Islam, contemporary pagan communities, and Native American traditions.