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RELG 409Religion of Late Western Antiquity Crosslisted as CLAS 409/809, HIST 409/809
Pre-1800 content.Examination of the religious institutions, philosophies, and lifeways of the Hellenistic Age from Alexander to Constantine. Includes civic religion of Greece and Rome, popular religion, mystery cults, Judaism, Christianity, popular and school philosophies (Platonism, Aristotelianism, Epicureanism, Cynicism, Stoicism), Gnosticism. History, interrelationships, emerging world view of these movements.
Credit Hours: 2-3 Course Format: Lecture Course Delivery: Classroom