Description: Violence is the assault on body and mind and inscribed into discourses of power. It is enforced and resisted by religions. We examine how violence affects the physical, gendered, racialized, religious, and collective body. We consider strategies and philosophies to counter violence. We critically examine intellectual, moral, and spiritual worldviews while analyzing specific arguments for their truth claims. Letter grade only.
Sections offered: Spring 2022
Requirement Designation: Social and Political Worlds and Global
Liberal Studies Essential Skills: Critical Thinking
Prerequisite: Sophomore Status or higher or International Exchange Student Group