Religion and Future of Humanity
This course will examine the relationship between religion, development, conflict and peace. It will explore in particular North-South relations and relations between the West and the rest of the World. The study of these relations will focus on the ways religious convictions can contribute to creating or reducing tensions caused by worldwide inequalities and the process of globalization. The course will enable students to understand the possible role of religion in establishing a more just future for humanity. (S) (lec 3) cr 3. Students may not retain credit for both RLST 3366 and RLST 3365.