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Fall 2017
6336 The Law and Theology - BUCKLES- 25911

Professor(s): Johnny Buckles (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Law And Society/ Interdisciplinary 

Time: 1:00p-2:30p  MW  Location: 115  BLB

Course Outline: The goals of this course are (i) to introduce students to selected topics in the study of theology that conceptually parallel specific subjects in law and legal philosophy; (ii) to expand students’ understanding of how theological thought can inform legal inquiry, and how legal thought can inform theological inquiry; and (iii) to increase students’ awareness and enhance students’ comprehension of the variety of historical and contemporary approaches to resolving problems that have arisen in theological and legal thought.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus revised 8/15/17

Course Notes:   

Prerequisites:  

First Day Assignments: For the first day of class, please read McGrath at pages 83-103, as well as the materials for 8/21 from the Supplemental Materials for Week 1 (distributed electronically to those enrolled in the course). Note: If you enroll late for the course, please send me an email so that you can receive the supplemental materials.

Final Exam Schedule: 12/11 1 -4pm  211 TU2    

This course will have:
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Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type:

Bar Course: No

Course Materials (3/31/2017 3:59:25 PM)

Book(s) Required

CHRISTIAN THEOLOGY:INTRODUCTION | Edition: 6TH 17
Author:MCGRATH
ISBN:9781118869574
Publisher:WILEY