SOC 4620: Sects, Cults, and Violence (2019-2020)

View all SOC classes

This course situates sects and cults as New Religious Movements (NRMs) within the social institution of religion. The course examines the diversity of these movements, making sense of them sociologically to understand how sects and cults emerge, how they differ from one another, and why some become violent.

Term CRN Credits Instructor(s) Days Time Dates Location Open
Spring 47664 5 Jennifer McKinney
M,W,F
8:00AM-9:20 AM
03/31-06/05 Demaray Hall 254
0 of 30 seats open
3 waitlisted
Add to calendar
Restrictions: Freshman, Sophomore students are excluded.
Attributes: Upper-Division
Grade Modes: (Default) Normal Grading
Instructional Methods: Traditional
Note: Full Term