Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2008/2009
Canadian Excellence

Religions of the Americas: Asian and Middle Eastern
0.5 Credit

An introduction to religious studies using selected examples of religion in North America as sources. Major topics include inter-religious relations, the westernizing of Asian religions, the changing nature of religious tradition and religions in multicultural settings. The course concentrates on Hinduism, Buddhism and Islam in North America.