Dec 04, 2022  
2022-23 Western Washington University Catalog 
    
2022-23 Western Washington University Catalog
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REL 234 - Religion and the Environment


This course introduces a variety of ways to envision the relationship between religion and the environment. Topics and case studies vary with instructor. Course emphases could include examining diverse religious traditions on the relationship between humans and the environment; emerging responses to the environmental crisis on the part of religions and contemporary spirituality; and/or claims that religion may be at least part of the cause of our current ecological crises, as well as the responses of theologians and practitioners to such claims. Emphasis on a range of religious traditions influential in North America.

Credits: 5
Grade Mode: Letter
GUR Attributes: BCGM



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