What in the World Is Religion?

This introduction to the academic study of religion is concerned with the question of what we talk about when we talk about religion. By critically examining terms employed in various contexts (belief, God, scripture, etc.) we might better understand how religion is constructed by the media, by the courts, by academics, and of course by religious believers themselves. (lec 3) cr 6

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