The Role of Emotions in the Letters of St. Paul
Instructor 1: Shantz, Colleen
Advanced degree students enrol in SMB6551HF
Date Cancelled: 
Sep 9, 2012
Course Code: 
SMB3551HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

The course offers an interdisciplinary exploration of the role of emotion in Paul's communication with early Christian communities.  We will study emotional appeals as a rhetorical strategy of the letters as well as the effects of such emotions in human beings (including their cultural construction, biological and psychological effects, role in cognition). The overarching question of the course is how to cultivate emotional intelligence in our readings of Paul's letters.  Lectures, class discussions of assigned readings, graded presentations and writing assignments.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Fall 2012
Start Time: 
17:00
End Time: 
19:00
Schedule: 
Wed
Minimum: 
0
Maximum: 
0
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Means of Evaluation: