JPR374H1: Religion and Power in the Postcolony

Hours

24L

This course examines the role of a variety of religious forms and spiritual practices in the politics of postcolonial societies, tracing their genealogies from the colonial period to the present. Cases taken principally from Africa and Asia.

(Given by the Departments of Political Science and Religion)

Prerequisite
1.0 POL 200-level credit/1.5 credits in Religious Studies
Distribution Requirements
Social Science
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)