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Prerequisites: RS 520 or 225 or recent survey course in world religions. Q:Are there any Masters in Religious Studies part time programs? McCutcheon, "many of the peoples that we study by means of this category have no equivalent term or concept whatsoever". [15] There is, for instance, no word for "religion" in languages like Sanskrit. [14] Before religious studies became a field in its own right, flourishing in the United States in the late 1960s, several key intellectual figures explored religion from a variety of perspectives.

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