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Spring 2020

1.02: Contemporary Religion. Sabella, 10A
1.08: The Religion of Things. Wilkinson, 10
4: Religion of Israel: The Hebrew Bible (Old Testament). Wright, 10A (Identical to JWST 4)
5: Early Christianity: The New Testament. MacEvitt, 11
19.19: Religion and Technology. Sabella, 2A
19.32: Shinto: Foundations, Festivals, and Fox Shrines. Simpson, 10 (Identical to ASCL 61.07)
20.02 Magic, Science, and Religion. Benor, 12
22: Modern Judaism. Heschel and Magid, 6B (Identical to JWST 61)
26: Islam in America. Ayubi, 10A
28.04: Gender in Islam. Ayubi, 2A (Identical to WGSS 43.06 and MES 19.05)
31: Sex, Celibacy, and the Problem of Purity: Asceticism and the Human Body in Late Antiquity. MacEvitt, 11 (Identical to CLST 11.06 and WGSS 43.02)
41.06: Buddhism in Korea and Japan: From Tribute Missions to Temple Tourism. Simpson, 2 (Identical to ASCL 61.08)
54: African American Religion and Culture in Jim Crow America. Booker, 6A (Identical to AAAS 22.10)
57.02: The Jewish Jesus. Forger, 12 (Identical to JWST 74.01 and MES 17.08)
57.07: The Apocalyptic Imagination. Wright, 2A
60: Reformations: Protestant and Catholic. Balmer, Carroll, and Swayne, 10A
80.10: Messengers of God. Baum, 10A

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Summer 2020

12: Religion in North America. Balmer, 3A
16: Modern Islam. Reinhart, 2 (Identical to MES 17.09)
19.22: Gender and Judaism. Greenblatt, 2A (Identical to JWST 53, MES 19.05, and WGSS 33.03)
19.31: Religions of Japan. Simpson, 12 (Identical to ASCL 61.06)
20.01: Classic Works in the Study of Religion. Reinhart, 10
28.03: Muslim Feminism. Ayubi, 2A (Identical to WGSS 41.04 and MES 19.02)
57.02: The Jewish Jesus. Forger, 11 (Identical to JWST 74.01 and MES 17.08)

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Fall 2020

1.01: What Matters. Singh, 10
1.04: Beginnings and Ends of Time. Raz, 10A
1.06: Getting Religion. MacEvitt, TBA
6: Introduction to Judaism. Heschel, 11 (Identical to JWST 6)
13: Sports, Ethics and Religion. Balmer, 10A
19.34: Disease and Desire in Medieval Islam. Vignone, 10
19.35: Magic, Miracles, and the Prophet Muhammad. Vignone, 12
20.06: Shamanism: The Agony and the Ecstasy. Simpson, 3A
21.01: Religion and Social Capital. Singh, 12
33: Christians, Jews, and Muslims in the Age of the Crusades. MacEvitt, TBA
42: Goddesses of India. Ohnuma, 2 (Identical to WGSS 43.04)
46: Daoism: Transformations of Tradition. Raz, 10
54: African American Religion and Culture in Jim Crow America. Booker, 3B (Identical to AAAS 22.10)
64: Evangelicalism. Balmer, 2A
80.11: Modern Black Spiritualities. Booker, 6A (Identical to AAAS 90.10)
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Winter 2021

1.06: Getting Religion. Booker, 11
5: Early Christianity: The New Testament. MacEvitt, 10
6: Introduction to Judaism. Magid, 10A (Identical to JWST 6)
7.xx: Women, Monasticism, and Buddhism. Ohnuma, 2
15.01: Other Christs: Introduction to Eastern Christianity. MacEvitt and Griffin, 10A
19.29: Women and Religion in Japan. Simpson, 12 (Identical to ASCL 61.05)
20.05: What Is Religion? Raz, 10
20.07: Archaeologies of Religion. Wilkinson, 11 (Identical to ANTH 50.37)
21.03: Religion and the Rise of Capitalism. Singh, 10
22: Modern Judaism. Magid, 2A (Identical to JWST 61)

49.01: Apocalyptic Thought. Raz, 2
61: Religion and the Civil Rights Movement. Booker, 2 (Identical to AAAS 22)
66: Women, Religion, and Social Change in Africa. Baum, 10A (Identical to AAAS 42 and WGSS 44.03)
67: Religion And Imperialism. Baum, TBA

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Spring 2021

1.09: Religion and Drugs. Wilkinson, 11
3.01: Indigenous Religions in the Colonial Americas. Wilkinson, 2 (Identical to ANTH 50.32)
4: Religion of Israel: The Hebrew Bible (Old Testament). Wright, 10A (Identical to JWST 4)
8: Introduction to Islam. Vignone, 12 (Identical to MES 6.02)
11: Religion and Morality. Singh, 10
19.27: Female Saints and "Feminine" Spirituality. Baker, 12
19.30:
Islam And Medicine. Vignone, 10 (Identical to MES 9.01)
20.02: Magic, Science, and Religion. Benor, 12
29.02: Is God Back? Religion in Modern Europe. Pasieka, tba
41.04: Buddhist Meditation Theory. Seton, 2A (Identical to ASCL 70.20)
41.05: Tibetan Buddhism. Seton, 10A (Identical to ASCL 51.04)
57.06: History of Heaven. Wright, 2A
69: Religion and World Politics. Baum, 10A (Identical to GOVT 20.07)
74.17: Islam in Africa. Baum, 10 (Identical to AAAS 53 and HIST 69)
80.06: The Creation of "Buddhism." Ohnuma, 3A

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Summer 2021


16: Modern Islam. Reinhart, 10 (Identical to MES 17.09)
19.33 Religion, Politics, and Secularism. Ralston, Edinburgh Visiting Professor, 10A
29.01: Religion in the Modern World. Reinhart, 2
32.08 Catholicism and Orthodoxy in the Americas. Balmer, 10A

Fall 2021


1.07: Getting It: Sex and Religion. MacEvitt, 11
4: Religion of Israel: The Hebrew Bible (Old Testament). Ackerman, 12 (Identical to JWST 4)
11.01: God and Money. Singh, 10
13: Sports, Ethics and Religion. Balmer, 10A
14: Introduction to African Religions. Baum, 10 (Identical to AAAS 18)
21.02: Religion and Politics in the Ancient and Medieval World. Singh, 12
30.01: Sacred Cities: Rome. MacEvitt, 10A
41.04: Buddhist Meditation Theory. Seton, 10A (Identical to ASCL 70.20)
41.05: Tibetan Buddhism. Seton, 2A (Identical to ASCL 51.04)
63: Mormonism. Balmer, 2A

Winter 2022

1.08: The Religion of Things. Wilkinson, 2
7.08: Is Dartmouth a Religion? Ackerman, 10A
18: Indian Buddhism. Ohnuma, 2 (Identical to ASCL 51.03)
19.19: Religion and Technology. Singh, 10
20.07:Archaeologies of Religion. Wilkinson, 11 (Identical to ANTH 50.37)
31: Sex, Celibacy, and the Problem of Purity: Asceticism and the Human Body in Late Antiquity. MacEvitt, 10 (Identical to CLST 11.06 and WGSS 43.02)
85.01: Senior Colloquium. MacEvitt, 10A
85.02: Senior Colloquium for Honors Program. MacEvitt, 10A

Spring 2022

1.09: Religion and Drugs. Wilkinson, 10
20.01: Classic Works in the Study of Religion. Reinhart, 12
21.03: Religion and the Rise of Capitalism. Singh, 10
27: The Qur'an and the Prophet. Reinhart, 2A
28.04: Gender in Islam. Ayubi, 10A (Identical to WGSS 43.06)
37: Mountain Gods, Mummies and Messiahs: Religions of the Andes. Wilkinson, 2A
43: Buddhism in America. Ohnuma, 2
80.10: Messengers of God: Prophetism in Historical and Comparative Perspective. Baum, 10A