Islamophobia & Its Media Coverage

3.00 crs.

Knowledge-Values Courses: Religious Studies II
World Religions

This course will provide an introduction to the phenomenon of Islamophobia and its coverage through various media outlets. Students will attempt to distinguish between critical thought about Islam and instances of Islamophobia while addressing the implications of each as appropriate. This course will also provide a context for addressing other forms of religious bigotry in order to leave students better positioned to meet the challenges pertaining to a variety of religious prejudices. 

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