RLG235H1: Religion, Gender, and Sexuality

Hours: 
24L

Examination of gender as a category in the understanding of religious roles, symbols, rituals, deities, and social relations. Survey of varieties of concepts of gender in recent feminist thought, and application of these concepts to religious life and experience. Examples will be drawn from a variety of religious traditions and groups, contemporary and historical.

Prerequisite: 

See note above for general prerequisites

Exclusion: 

RLG314H5

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)