Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

Religion, Ritual and Magic
0.5 Credit

The study of ritual performances which relate society to the divine, with a focus on the collective production of meaning. Topics may include: rites of passage, spirit possession, magical beliefs, and the social and epistemological dimensions of religious systems.

Additional Course Information
AN101; Year 3 or Year 4 Anthropology program OR Year 3 or Year 4 honours status in an arts program.
3 lecture hours