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

The Legacy of the Bible: Liberation and Oppression
0.5 Credit

This course will explore the social attitudes and movements that have been inspired by readings of the Bible. It will consider how textual sources have served to anchor both progressive and conservative causes at various historical junctures, including feminism, slavery, social justice, homophobia, peace and racialism.