RLG455H1: Heresy and Deviance in Early Christianity

Hours: 
24S

A study of the construction of deviance or heresy within the literature of first and second century Christianity: tasks include a survey of sociological theory in its application to deviance in the ancient world and close readings of selected texts from first and second century Christian and pre-Christian communities.

Prerequisite: 

RLG241Y1 or RLG241H1, and at least one of RLG320H1/​ RLG321H1/​ RLG322H1/​ RLG323H1/​ RLG324H1/​ RLG325H1/​ RLG326H1, and permission of instructor

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)