Liturgy as Ritual

EMP5121HS  L0101
Offered in Winter 2013  ·  Previously offered in Winter 2011 · Toronto (St. George Campus) Site

The study of liturgy as ritual activity with a focus on the discipline of ritual studies and anthropology as a resource for liturgical scholarship and pastoral praxis. The course will consist of a close examination of seminal thinkers in ritual studies, their classic and contemporary works; consideration of methodological issues posed by social science methods; relationship between liturgy and ritual, theology and embodiment, worship and culture, ritual and ethics. Weekly 2-hour doctoral seminar, readings, presentations, book review, major paper.

Schedule: Thursday, 9:00 to 11:00
Instructors: William Kervin
Teaching Methods: Seminars
Other Information: Second Semester · One Credit · Max: 15

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