Religions and gender

ltheo2430  2021-2022  Louvain-la-Neuve

Religions and gender
4 credits
30.0 h
Q1
Teacher(s)
Language
French
Main themes
In order to achieve these ends, the lectures will treat a general problem or a particular question concerning the image of women and men and their specific role in connection with religions.
Aims

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 - explain the notion of gender, its origin, evolution and pertinence ;
 
2 - understand what is at stake in this notion in the fields of anthropology, ethics, history, society and religion ;
 
3 - particularly, to understand and analyse the impact of gender on religions and of religions on gender.
 
Content


Teaching methods
There will be lectures and also important interactive moments based on texts that have to be read by all participants.
Evaluation methods
The success depends on a regular and active participation.
A written exam will be organized in January 2021.
Online resources
Selected texts will be available on Moodle.
Bibliography

 
Faculty or entity


Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Sigle
Credits
Prerequisites
Aims
Master [120] in Political Sciences: International Relations

Master [120] in Public Administration

Master [120] in Sociology

Master [120] in Journalism

Master [120] in History

Master [120] in Philosophy

Advanced Master in Gender Studies

Master [120] in Ethics

Minor in Gender Studies

Master [120] in Psychology

Master [120] in Communication

Master [120] in Theology

Master [120] in Anthropology

Master [120] in Family and Sexuality Studies

Master [120] in Ancient and Modern Languages and Literatures

Master [120] in Sciences of Religions