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RELIGION AND SOCIETY IN MODERN JAPAN
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - Waseda University - 'Japanese Universities', 'Waseda University'
UC Course SubjectReligious Studies
Number & Suffix: 101
Full UC Title: RELIGION AND SOCIETY IN MODERN JAPAN 
Transcript Title: REL&SOC/MODERN JPN 
UC QTR Units - Division: 3.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course traces the place of religion in Japanese society, beginning with the early modern or the Tokugawa period (1600-1868) and concluding with post-war Japan. Major topics that considered include religion’s relationship to the state, the Japanese tradition of syncretism, religion and the core value system of Japan, Japanese new religions including Aum Shinrikyo, Japanese Christianity, and contemporary Japanese as “non-religious.” Assessment: exams and quizzes (25%), final paper (30%), participation (45%). 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: RELIGION AND SOCIETY IN MODERN JAPAN 
Partner University Department: SILS - Philosophy & Religion 
Partner University Course Number: PHLR122L