Barnard College

RELI W 4614y Defining Marriage: A History of Marriage in the United States

This seminar examines the changing purpose and meaning of marriage in the history of the United States from European colonization through contemporary debates over gay marriage. Topics include religious views of marriage, interracial marriage, and the political uses of the institution.

- G. Kenny
BC: Fulfillment of General Education Requirement: Historical Studies (HIS)..
4 points

RELI W 4614y Defining Marriage

This seminar examines the changing purpose and meaning of marriage in the history of the United States from European colonization through contemporary debates over gay marriage. Topics include religious views of marriage, interracial marriage, and the political uses of the institution. - G. Kenny
Not offered in 2014-2015.
4 points