History of religions - LM
Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)
M-STO/06 - HISTORY OF RELIGIONS
I semestrino A, I semestrino B
Philological and historico-comparative analysis of many religious documents from different civilization, offers to us, throughout an historical path of millennia, to criticize open and unexhausted question of intolerance, tolerance and freedom in the word of religions.
N.B. Only those who have followed and completed the undergraduate course can apply to this course.
The Bhagavad-Gita and his Western reception.
Bhagavad-Gita. Il canto del glorioso signore, a cura di Stefano Piano, San Paolo, Cinisello B. 1994.
G. R. Franci, L’Induismo, Il Mulino, Bologna, 2000.
G. Parrinder, Le Upanishad, la Gita e la Bibbia, trad. it, Ubaldini Editore, Roma, 1964.
P.A.Carozzi, Rendere sensibile il divino, Chimera Editore, Milano 2009.
Further reading lists will be given during the course.
Seminars with active student participation alternating with lectures.
Oral test. The participation in the seminars of each individual student will also be taken into consideration.
N.B. Those who do not attend the course will have to provide the teacher with a written essay, referring to the course bibliography.