RLG455H1: Heresy and Deviance in Early Christianity


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.


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

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Society and its Institutions (3)