ANT380.3 Anthropology of Religion – Antropología de la Religión

Taught in Spanish at the Pontificia Universidad Catolica and may not be offered every semester. This course examines various classic and contemporary anthropological perspectives on religion, framing some key theories and their implications. In particular, it explores the results of the meeting between local religions and orthodoxy of traditional religions (mainly Christianity). It also offers an exploration of these issues through ethnographies in different cultural and geographical contexts. (SOL 160A)

Department: Anthropology

Location: Santiago

Credits: 3