Faculty of Arts


Special Topic: Asian Religions in Diaspora

Please note: this is archived course information from 2018 for ASIAN 304.


Explores the global spread of Asian religions through migration, empire building and networks of religious elites. Case studies of Chinese, Korean and Japanese religions will be used to examine the role of religion in diaspora communities, the processes of indigenisation and cross-cultural diffusion and the social impact of transplanted religions on the receiving societies.

Availability 2018

Not taught in 2018


Lecturer(s) Dr Melissa Inouye
Dr Changzoo Song


ASIAN 304: 15.0 points


ASIAN 100 and 30 points at Stage II in BA or BGlobalSt courses, or 30 points at Stage II in BGlobalSt courses

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