Comparative, interdisciplinary approach to studying religion and law. Drawing on concrete cases, historical studies, and theoretical literature, the course explores how the relationship between religion and law has been configured differently in different liberal democracies, such as the U.S., France, and Israel, and what this might mean for contemporary debates. Team-taught w/ faculty in RelStds. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for RelStds 3680. GE historical study and diversity global studies course. Cross-listed in RelStds.
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