Gender Theory and the Study of Religion

Religion 261

Usual Description

This course will examine the various ways in which feminist scholars bring gender issues to the academic study of religion. Topics to be addressed will include: feminist critiques of androcentrism in ‘classic’ theories of religion; methods for the historical retrieval of suppressed women’s voices in historical texts; sociological and ethnographical approaches to investigating women’s marginalized ritual practices; feminist approaches to philosophy of religion and theology.

Course Listings

These are all of the listings of this course recorded in the Oberlin course catalog since the fall of 2007.

Listing Semester Professor
Religion 261
Religion 261 Taught by Margaret Kamitsuka
Religion 261 Taught by Margaret Kamitsuka
Religion 261 Taught by Margaret Kamitsuka