Immigrant Spirituality and Canadian Religions
Instructor 1: Fay, S.J., Terence
Advanced degree students enrol in SMH6874HS
Date Cancelled: 
Jan 5, 2014
Course Code: 
SMH3874HS
Semester: 
Second Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

Canada is a nation of immigrants, and the Canadian religions are the religions of immigrants. The waves of religious immigrants will be studied including 17C French, 18C Irish and Scottish, 19C German, Polish, Jewish, and Ukrainian immigrants; 20C English, Italian, and Portuguese to the more recent Caribbean, Filipino, Chinese, Tamils, Vietnamese, and Korean religionists. The attitudes of Euro-Canadians will be examined as they progress from Anglo-Celtic Calvinism to Canadian secular multiculturalism. The techniques of archival research, historical analysis, and historiography will be explored. Seminar presentation and research paper. Class Presentation 30%; Research Essay 40%; Collaborative Recapitulation (open book exam) 30%.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Winter 2014
Winter 2013
Start Time: 
19:00
End Time: 
21:00
Schedule: 
Tue
Minimum: 
0
Maximum: 
0
Teaching Method: 
Seminars
Means of Evaluation: