Work, Debt, and Christian Witness

REL602
Fall 2016
M 1:30pm - 3:20pm
Area: 
Area II
Professor: 
Permission Required
Limited Enrollment
Course Description: 

The course discusses the changing nature of work and the growing role of debt within the US economy. A variety of theoretical resources for understanding these changes will be explored, along with theological perspectives on them.

Background Expected: 

None

Course Requirements: 

1) Class participation, informed by careful reading each week of assigned texts

2) 15-20 page term paper 

Basis of Evaluation: 

Class participation, 25%; Term paper 75%