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)