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RELIGION: FROM MAGICIANS TO POLITICIANS
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Australia - University of Melbourne - 'Australian Universities'
UC Course SubjectAnthropology
Number & Suffix: 121
Full UC Title: RELIGION: FROM MAGICIANS TO POLITICIANS 
Transcript Title: RELIGN:MAGIC TO POL 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course examines the symbolic systems and ritual practices that people throughout the world have used to make sense of their place in the social world, the political order, the environment, and the cosmos. Students learn core anthropological approaches to the study of religion by exploring the following: Images of mythic order and social transgression; The divergent functions of trance and spirit possession; The meanings and functions of contemporary pilgrimage; The relationships between occult movements and the rise of shadow economies; The relationships between religion and violence; The uses of religious conceptions in contemporary debates about climate change. Special attention is paid to the relationship between religion and politics. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: RELIGION: FROM MAGICIANS TO POLITICIANS 
Partner University Department: Anthropology & Social Theory 
Partner University Course Number: ANTH30003