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Pathways 2017-2018 with Religious Studies Courses

* Courses offered in the 2017-2018 academic year

American Studies

Facilitators: James Bennett, Religious Studies, Juliana Chang and Michelle Burnham, English

Religious Studies

RSOC 51 Religion in America *
RSOC 91 Native Spiritual Traditions
RSOC 111 Inventing Religion in America
RSOC 111R RSS: Inventing Religion in America
RSOC 148R RSS: Religion and the Presidency
RSOC 164 Religion, Race and Ethnicity in America
RSOC 184 Race and Religion in the United States
TESP 60 Hispanic Popular Religion *
TESP 65 U.S. Hispanic Theology *
TESP 109 Hispanic Spirituality: Guadalupe

 

Applied Ethics

Facilitator: Margaret R. McLean, Markkula Center for Applied Ethics and Religious Studies

Religious Studies

RSOC 135 Architects of Solidarity *
RSOC 157 Religious Traditions and Contemporary Moral Issues
RSOC 170 Religion, Gender & Globalization (cross-listed with WGST 146) *
SCTR 39 Biblical Women and Power (cross-listed with WGST 47) *
SCTR 128 Human Suffering and Hope * 
TESP 46 Faith, Justice & Poverty * 
TESP 64 Environmental Justice in Catholic Imagination
TESP 84 Spirituality & Sustainability (cross-listed with ENVS 84)
TESP 88 Hope & Prophetic Politics
TESP 119 Theology, Sex & Relationships *
TESP 143 Theology and Ethics of Thomas Aquinas
TESP 152 Faith, Ethics & Biodiversity (cross-listed with ENVS 152) *
TESP 156 Christian Ethics and HIV/AIDS
TESP 157 Ethics in the Health Professions
TESP 158 Immigration and Ethics
TESP 159 Ethics of War and Peace *
TESP 163 Christianity and Politics
TESP 164 Religious Ethics in Business *

 

Beauty

Facilitator: Timothy Lukes, Political Science

Religious Studies

RSOC 33 Maya Spirituality
RSOC 91 Native Spiritual Traditions
RSOC 136 Religion in Latin America
TESP 176 Nature, Humanity, Spirituality

 

Cinema Studies

Facilitators: Ron Hansen, English, and Michael Whalen, Communication

Religious Studies

RSOC 67 Film & Judaism
RSOC 87 Buddhism in Film
RSOC 110 Film and Religion
RSOC 121 Representing Religion in World Cinema *
SCTR 33 New Testament Narratives of Cinema *
SCTR 139 Bible in Contemporary Fiction & Film

 

Democracy

Facilitator: Chad Raphael, Communication

Religious Studies

TESP 163 Christianity and Politics

 

Design Thinking

Facilitator: Christopher Kitts, Mechanical Engineering

Religious Studies

TESP 84 Spirituality & Sustainability
TESP 86 Spirituality and Engineering
TESP 176 Nature, Humanity, Spirituality

 

The Digital Age

Facilitator: JoAnne Holliday, Computer Engineering

Religious Studies

RSOC 119 Media and Religion *

 

Food, Hunger, Poverty, & Environment

Facilitators: Gregory A. Baker, Management; Director, Food and Agribusiness Institute Department; Erika French-Arnold, Assistant Director, Food and Agribusiness Institute Department

Religious Studies

TESP 46 Faith, Justice, & Poverty *

 

Gender, Sexuality, & the Body

Facilitator: Linda Garber, Women's and Gender Studies Program

Religious Studies

SCTR 26 Gender in Early Christianity (cross-listed with WGST 46) *
SCTR 39 Biblical Women and Power (cross-listed with WGST 47) *
SCTR 165R RSS: Gender & Sexuality in Biblical Interpretation (cross-listed with WGST 148) *
TESP 79 Women in Christian Tradition
TESP 139 Catholic Theology & Human Sexuality

 

Gender, Globalization, & Empire

Facilitators: Naomi Andrews, History Department; Sharmila Lodhia, Women’s and Gender Studies Program

Religious Studies

RSOC 170 Religion, Gender & Globalization (cross-listed with WGST 146) *
SCTR 157 The Bible and Empire *
SCTR 158R RSS: Postcolonial Perspectives on the New Testament
TESP 158 Immigration and Ethics
TESP 175 Women’s Theologies from the Margins (cross-listed with WGST 151)
TESP 191 Social Issues and Faith: Biblical & Modern Prophets

 

Global Health

Facilitators: Sonja Mackenzie and Laura Chyu; Public Health

Religious Studies

RSOC 170 Religion, Gender & Globalization (cross-listed with WGST 146) *
TESP 46 Faith, Justice, & Poverty *
TESP 46EL Faith, Justice & Poverty EL
TESP 156 Christian Ethics and HIV/AIDS
TESP 173 Religion, Science, and the Natural World

 

Human Rights in a Global World

Facilitator: Catherine Montfort, Modern Languages

Religious Studies

RSOC 33 Maya Spirituality
RSOC 136 Religion in Latin America
SCTR 128 Human Suffering and Hope *
SCTR 157 The Bible and Empire *
SCTR 158 Postcolonial Perspectives in the New Testament
TESP 46 Faith, Justice, & Poverty *

 

Islamic Studies

Facilitator: David Pinault, Religious Studies

Religious Studies

RSOC 19 Egyptian Religious Traditions *
RSOC 81 Islam *
RSOC 154 Jesus in Islam and Christianity *
RSOC 182 Shia Islam in the Contemporary World
RSOC 190 Islam: Reformation and Modernity *
SCTR 19 Religions of the Book *
SCTR 119 Law in Judaism, Christianity and Islam
SCTR 125 Qu'ran Interpretation
SCTR 126 Sufi Mysticism

 

Justice & the Arts

Facilitator: Kristin Kusanovich, Theatre and Dance

Religious Studies

RSOC 136 Religion in Latin America
SCTR 39 Biblical Women and Power (cross-listed with WGST 47) *
TESP 46 Faith, Justice, & Poverty *

Law & Social Justice

Facilitators: Jane Curry, Political Science; Deborah Moss-West, Law

Religious Studies

RSOC 136 Religion in Latin America
TESP 64 Environmental Justice in Catholic Imagination

 

Paradigm Shifts & the Nature of Human Knowing

Facilitator: Phil Kesten, Physics

Religious Studies

RSOC 91 Native Spiritual Traditions
SCTR 35 Science vs. The Bible: The Genesis Debates *
SCTR 128 Human Suffering and Hope *
SCTR 165R RSS: Gender & Sexuality in Biblical Interpretation (cross-listed with WGST 148) *
SCTR 170 Darwin & God
SCTR 170R RSS: Darwin & God
TESP 2 Magicians, Athletes and God: Fantasy Literature and Christian Theology *
TESP 50 Catholic Theology: Foundations *
TESP 58 Theology of Vatican II
TESP 72 Darwin, God & the Poets *
TESP 124 Theology of Marriage *
TESP 127 Theology of Family
TESP 176 Nature, Humanity, Spirituality

 

Politics & Religion

Facilitator: Thomas Turley, History

Religious Studies

RSOC 33 Maya Spirituality
RSOC 91 Native Spiritual Traditions
RSOC 136 Religion in Latin America
RSOC 148R RSS: Religion and the Presidency
RSOC 188 Religion and Violence *
RSOC 190 Islam: Reformation and Modernity *
RSOC 191 Religions of Colonized Peoples *
SCTR 65 Early Christianity (cross-listed as CLAS 69)
SCTR 130 Sacred Politics: Christian Texts in the Public Sphere
SCTR 157 The Bible and Empire *
SCTR 158R RSS: Postcolonial Perspectives on the New Testament
TESP 43 Catholic Social Thought
TESP 64 Environmental Justice in Catholic Imagination
TESP 158 Immigration and Ethics
TESP 163 Christianity and Politics

 

Public Policy

Facilitators: Kenneth Faulve-Montojo and Elsa Chen, Political Science

Religious Studies

RSOC 140 Animals, Environment & World Religion
RSOC 190 Islam: Reformation and Modernity *
TESP 64 Environmental Justice in Catholic Imagination

 

Race, Place & Social Inequalities

Facilitator: James Lai, Political Science and Ethnic Studies

Religious Studies

RSOC 91 Native Spiritual Traditions
RSOC 139 Mexican Popular Catholicism and Gender (cross-listed with WGST 152) *
RSOC 164 Religion, Race and Ethnicity in America
RSOC 184 Race and Religion in the United States
TESP 64 Environmental Justice in Catholic Imagination
TESP 158 Immigration and Ethics
TESP 165 Romero and the Salvadoran Martyrs *
TESP 184 Jesus Across Cultures

 

Sustainability

Facilitator: Leslie Gray, Environmental Studies Institute

Religious Studies

RSOC 64 Comparative Religion and Environmentalism
TESP 64 Environmental Justice in Catholic Imagination
TESP 84 Spirituality & Sustainability (cross-listed with ENVS 84)
TESP 176 Nature, Humanity, Spirituality

 

Values in Science & Technology

Facilitator: Keith Douglass Warner, OFM, Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship

Religious Studies

SCTR 35 Science vs the Bible: The Genesis Debates *
SCTR 170 Darwin & God
SCTR 170R RSS: Darwin & God
TESP 64 Environmental Justice in Catholic Imagination
TESP 72 Darwin, God & the Poets *
TESP 83 Dialogues Between Science & Religion
TESP 84 Spirituality & Sustainability (cross-listed with ENVS 84)
TESP 86 Spirituality & Engineering
TESP 139 Catholic Theology & Human Sexuality (cross-listed with WGST 150)
TESP 152 Faith, Ethics & Biodiversity (cross-listed with ENVS 152) *
TESP 157 Ethics in the Health Professions

 

Vocation

Facilitators: Luis Calero, S.J., Ignatian Center and Anthropology; Rose Nakamoto, Assistant Director, Experiential Learning, Career Center

Religious Studies

RSOC 86 Buddhism
RSOC 106 Zen in Theory and Practice *
RSOC 108 Buddhist Spiritual Practices Today
TESP 54 Meditation
TESP 71 Mysticism in Catholicism *
TESP 72 Darwin, God & the Poets *
TESP 118 Clare of Assisi and Ignatius of Loyola
TESP 132 Telling Your Story: Discerning Vocation
TESP 171 Mysticism in Action
TESP 176 Nature, Humanity, Spirituality
TESP 181 Christian Sexual Ethics