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RS 121: Evil

Course CodeRS 121
FormerlyRS 100L
Course TitleEvil
Online Offers
  • Spring 2014 (Instructor: Jamie Read)
Course LocationOnline
Credit Weight0.5
Course Description

How do the religions of the world define evil? How do they suggest it can be overcome? Classical and modern writers from Judaism, Christianity, Buddhism, and Hinduism will be considered. [Note: This course fulfills an Area 1C requirement for Religious Studies majors.]

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Course Work and ExamFall 2013 syllabus (see note 1)
Author(s)Seljak David
Special Notes1) This course fulfills an Area 1C requirement for Religious Studies majors.
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