HDS 3341

Science and Religion: Debates, Approaches, and Controversies

Ahmed Ragab


The study of science and religion has been dominated by specific views and ideas, which developed in the context of European History. This seminar examines these views critically and studies the different debates and controversies through analyzing historical cultural phenomena and investigating how these debates, exchanges and controversies existed and developed throughout history. Note: Consult instructor for art of ministry requirement. Course has additional hour to be arranged.

Enrollment Limited: No
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as History of Science 209

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0.50 credits
Fall 2014
Mon 3pm-5pm
Andover Hall Room 102

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • Comparative Studies
  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Religion, Literature, and Culture
  • Religion and the Social Sciences
  • Women, Gender, Sexuality, and Religion
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Non-Tradition Specific
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry
  • Administration and Program Development
  • Public Leadership, Community Organizing, and Planning
  • Preaching and Worship
Language Course Designation(s) None