Department of Sociology

SOC497 THE SECULARIZATION DEBATE:COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVES AND CASE STUDIES

Course Code: 2320497
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 6.0
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. AYŞEGÜL AYDINGÜN
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

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Course Content

This course aims to acquaint students with the secularization debate. Enlightenment, secularizing effect of modernity, classical theories of secularization and recent approaches, different dimensions of secularization and Western secularisms will be critically analyzed. The development of secularism in different Western countries will be studied with a comparative perspective.

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