Department of Humanities and Religious Studies california state university, sacramento  
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Spring 2007
Course Syllabi
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NOTE: This list does not necessarily represent all the Humanities courses offered for the semester. For a complete listing of Humanities courses, visit the CSUS online schedule. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to access course syllabi on this page.

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HRS 10 - Arts and Ideas of the West, I
Nystrom – section 2

HRS 11 - Arts and Ideas of the West, II
Shinbrot – section 1

HRS 71 - Arts and Ideas of Asia: Medieval to Modern
Moni – section 1

HRS 108 - Approaches to Religious Studies
Stiles – section 1

HRS 114 - The Culture of Classical Rome
Brodd – section 1

HRS 119 - Classical Mythology
Shinbrot – section 2 & 3
Thoma – section 4

HRS 120 - Reason and Revelation: The Origins of Western Culture
Brodd – section 1

HRS 122 - Introduction to the New Testament
Nystrom – section 1

HRS 127 - History of Christianity Since the Reformation (cross-listed with HIST 127)
Craft – section 1

HRS 132 - Renaissance
CANCELLED

HRS 140 - Exploring World Religions
DiMare – section 6
Jaoudi – section 1 & 2 & 7   course policy manual
Nystrom – section 3   section 8
Poxon – section 4

HRS 141 - Introduction to Judaism
Platzner – section 1

HRS 144 - Introduction to Islam
Stiles – section 1
Hadith of Gabriel   Midterm Key Terms   Prompt for Essay #2   Prompt for Essay #3

Key Terms for Final

HRS 145 - Introduction to Islamic Cultures
Stiles – section 1
Discussion Questions: Layla and Majnun   Discussion Questions: The Wedding of Zein

Discussion Questions: Rozehnal

HRS 151 - World Mythology
Dubois – section 2 & 3
Thoma – section 1

HRS 161 - Multicultural America
Buckman – section 3   section 4
Cassinelli – section 7
DiMare – section 5
Satterlee – section 1 & 2   course packet

HRS 168 - Images of America (cross-listed with HIST 168)
Atwater – section 4   course calendar
Buckman – section 2
LeRoy – section 3

HRS 169 - Hollywood and America (cross-listed with HIST 169)
Craft – section 1

HRS 172 - The Classical Culture of China
CANCELLED

HRS 180 - The Film
Cooper – section 1

HRS 183 - Religion and Film
Jaoudi – section 1   course policy manual

HRS 188 - Fantasy and Romance
Buckman – section 1

HRS 190 - Topics in the Humanities and Religious Studies
Brodd – section 1

HRS 202 - Ideas in Conflict
Shinbrot – section 1

HRS 235 - Pact With the Devil: Faust in Literature, Music and Art (cross-listed with LIBA 235)
Gelus – section 1

LIBA 200B - Culture and Expression: Middle Ages and Renaissance
Gregory – section 1

LIBA 205 - Space and Time
Dowden – section 2

LIBA 208 - Politics in the Age of Antichrist: Prophecy and Society, 1500-1800
Williamson – section 1

LIBA 216 - Historical Reflections on the American Dream
Donath – section 1

LIBA 235 - Pact With the Devil: Faust in Literature, Music, and Art (cross-listed with HRS 235)
Gelus – section 1

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