JPR419H1: Secularism and Religion

Hours

24S

Previous Course Number

RLG419H1

Themes considered include what notion of religion is necessary for secular governance, and how secularity relates to particular discourses of citizenship and practices of political rule. Case studies include the effects of colonial rule on religious life; Jewish emancipation in Europe; and religious freedom in France and North America.

(Given by the Departments of Political Science and Religion)

Prerequisite
2.0 credits in POL/ JPA/ JPF/ JPI/ JPR/ JPS/ JRA/ RLG courses at the 200+ level. Students who do not meet the prerequisites are encouraged to contact the instructor.
Exclusion
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Social Science
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)
Mode of Delivery
In Class