PILGRIMAGE AND TOURISM

RELIGION 260

Investigation of pilgrimage and tourist destinations (Jerusalem, Rome, Santiago, Orlando, New York) from the Middle Ages to the present through a study of their material remains, primary sources and theoretical texts. Discussion of the moral and ethical issues involved in marketing authenticity from a cross-cultural and comparative perspective. Evaluation based on weekly student written assessments of the texts and the presentation of a pilgrimage site of their choice. Instructor: Wharton

Day / Time: 

MW 01:25 PM-02:40 PM

Location: 

Smith Wrhs A290

Instructor: 

Wharton, Annabel

Section: 

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