Religion & Public Life in Canada

EMH5372HS  L0101
Offered in Winter 2012  ·  Previously offered in Winter 2008 · Toronto (St. George Campus) Site

Seminar exploring patterns of involvement of religion in the public sphere. Traditional assumptions about church and state, impact of 19th-century "disestablishment" and 20th-century pluralism, Catholicism and the state in Quebec, women as religious reformers, the social gospel, Christian populism in the prairies, ecumenical and evangelical approaches to public engagement, implications of constitutional change are among the topics considered. Informed participation, mid-term written assignment, research paper.

Schedule: Tuesday, 16:00 to 18:00
Instructors: Phyllis D. Airhart, Mark G. Toulouse
Other Information: Second Semester · One Credit
Enrollment Notes: This course is crosslisted: RLG3237.
Additional Notes: Room 105.

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