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Religious Studies

This guide introduces some of the library resources available at JFK Library related to Religious Studies. It also offers support for each course offered in EWU's Religion Minor.

HUM 215 Catalog Course Description

An introduction to the range of basic conceptual, historical, comparative, cultural and methodological issues in religion.

Library of Congress Classification Ranges

Find books in the library within these call number ranges:

  • BL-BX

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Try searching the library catalog or databases with some of these terms (or come up with your own keywords and synonyms of these):

  • Religion
  • Religions
  • Experience (Religion)
  • Abrahamic Religions
  • Gods
  • Judaism
  • Semites -- Religion
  • Messianic Judaism
  • Islam
  • Zoastrianism
  • God (Islam)
  • Muslims
  • Bahai Faith
  • Christianity
  • God (Christianity)
  • Theology
  • Theosophy
  • Protestantism
  • Catholicism
  • Shinto
  • Taoism
  • Bible
  • Holy Scriptures (Bible)
  • Theology, Doctrinal
  • Theology, Practical
  • God--Buddhist interpretations
  • Buddhsim
  • Hinayana Buddhism
  • Mahayana Buddhism
  • Tatnric Buddhism
  • Theravada Buddhism
  • Zen Buddhism
  • Church history
  • Christian sects



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