Academic Calendar - 2020

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2020
Huron

Religious Studies 3165F/G

CHRISTIANITY AND THE MIDDLE EAST


This course surveys Christianity in the Middle East with a particular focus on the history of monasticism and its development in Egypt, Syria and Palestine. Selected Greek, Coptic and Syriac literary sources will be introduced to explore the religious and cultural affinities between different Middle Eastern Christian communities as well as to trace their survival within majority-Muslim contexts.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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