Religion and Culture in Korea

RELIGION 211S

Introduction to Shamanism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Daoism, Christianity, and new religions in Korea from ancient times to the present. Examination of religious traditions in close relationships with social, economic, political, and cultural environments in Korean society. Examination of religious tensions, philosophical arguments, and ethical issues that indigenous and foreign religions in Korea have engaged throughout history to maximize their influence in Korean society. Instructor: Hwansoo Kim
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • EI
  • CZ
Cross-Listed As
  • AMES 176S
Typically Offered
Occasionally