Spiritual Models of Social Action

A study of historical and contemporary figures who exemplify the spiritual ideals of nonviolent social action, tracing their unique ways of turning their personal challenges into nonviolent leadership. Drawing upon autobiography, biography, critical analysis, and film as source material, students develop a personal dialog with each of these activists, examining how inner and outer journeys join in spiritually based social activism. Cross-listed as REL585. Co-requisite or prerequisite: COR113 or COR130.
Course Number: REL312
Units: 3.0