HDS 2877

The Rise and Fall of the Simple Life

Ralph Benajah Potter, Jr.


Recurring aspirations to lead "a simpler life" have continually been defeated among those "living in the world." Why? What makes life complicated? What things, in an age of new technologies, may be put aside?

Enrollment Limited: No
Open to BTI Students: Yes

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0.50 credits
Fall 2014
Thurs 4pm-6pm
Andover Hall Room 118

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • Religion, Ethics, and Politics
  • Religion and the Social Sciences
MDiv Distribution Category/ies None
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry None
Language Course Designation(s) None