What happened to the church? Theories of change in the church
College: Knox College
Instructor 1: TBA
Basic Degree students enrol in KNH3840HF
Course Code: 
KNH6840HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

The course will examine various theories which have been proposed recently to explain changes which have occurred in recent years in the church in Western society. The theories will include secularization, rational choice, the Kelley thesis, and other theories found in the work of Callum Brown, Grace Davie and other. The course will involve both understanding the theories and critiquing them, with particular reference to the situation within the Canadian church. Evaluation: Seminar presentation; major paper. (Prerequisite: Introductory Church History Course)

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Fall 2011
Fall 2009
Start Time: 
19:00
End Time: 
21:00
Schedule: 
Wed
Minimum: 
0
Maximum: 
0
Teaching Method: 
Means of Evaluation: