A consideration of American religion, with particular emphasis on the development of religious diversity and religious freedom in the context of the American social,political, and economic experience. Special attention will be directed to changes in Roman Catholicism and Judaism as well as to alterations in the nature of American Protestantism.
This syllabus was created for the Young Scholars in American Religion program.
Indiana University-Purdue University IndianapolisInstitution
Public College or University Institution Type
Syllabus Resource Type
Undergraduate Course Class Type
2004 Date Published
Religious Studies Discipline
Buddhism, Catholic, General Comparative Traditions, Hinduism, Indigenous, Islam, Judaism, New Religious Movements, Protestant Religous Tradition
Gender/Women/ Sexuality, Popular Culture/Media/Music/Sports, Pluralism/Secularism/Culture Wars, Race/Ethnicity, Nationalism/War/Civil Religion Topics