Hwansoo Kim

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Associate Professor of Religious Studies; DGS, East Asian Studies
203-432-0828
Address: 
451 College Street, Room 310, New Haven, CT 06511
Areas of interest : 
Asian Religions; Religion and Modernity
Region: 
Korea

Courses

EAST 900

Master's Thesis

Directed reading and research on a topic approved by the DGS and advised by a faculty member (by arrangement) with expertise or specialized competence in the chosen field. Readings and research are done in preparation for the required master’s thesis.

Term: Spring 2021
EAST 900

Master’s Thesis

Directed reading and research on a topic approved by the DGS and advised by a faculty member (by arrangement) with expertise or specialized competence in the chosen field. Readings and research are done in preparation for the required master’s thesis.

Term: Fall 2020
EAST 910

Independent Study

By arrangement with faculty and with approval of the DGS.

Term: Spring 2021
EAST 910

Independent Study

By arrangement with faculty and with approval of the DGS.

Term: Fall 2020
RLST 121, EALL 296, EAST 391

Religion and Culture in Korea

Introduction to Shamanism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Daoism, Christianity, and new religions in Korea from ancient times to the present. Examination of religious traditions in close relationships with social, economic, political, and cultural environments in Korean society. Examination of religious tensions, philosophical arguments, and ethical issues that indigenous and foreign religions in Korea have engaged throughout history to maximize their influence in Korean society.  

Term: Spring 2021
Day/Time: M 1:30 PM - 3:20 PM