Academic Calendar - 2019

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2019
King's

Religious Studies 2163A/B

"AN EYE FOR AN EYE": BIBLICAL FOUNDATIONS OF CRIME AND PUNISHMENT


How similar are biblical ideas of crime and punishment to our own? We cover topics like vengeance, blood feud, ordeal, and collective punishment alongside more familiar issues such as courtroom procedure, rules of evidence, and remedies for wrongful judgments. Do ancient, biblical approaches to crime and punishment remain relevant today?

Antirequisite(s): The former Religious Studies 3170F/G.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY B i  
Subject Code: RELSTUD

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