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This guide provides information about Library resources as well as links to resources on the Web that supports religion courses taught at ACC.

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Christina McCourt
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Faculty Librarian/Assistant Professor
Riverside Campus
1020 Grove Blvd
1st Floor, Room 1108
Austin, Tx 78741
christina.mccourt@austincc.edu
512-223-6138

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"The ACC Religion program offers an introduction to the academic study of world religions from a comparative perspective. Students learn the central teachings, history, and practices that shaped the major religions around the globe throughout history. This program emphasizes the social context within which religions evolved, the central concepts upon which religions were founded, their ritual practices, and how religions spread and evolved over time. The goal of this program is to encourage students to engage respectfully with religious practices and belief structures cross-culturally, as well as to contemplate the purpose of religion for human cultures as a whole." Taken from the department website.

This guide aims to support the curriculum and needs of the Religion program by curating relevant resources from the ACC Library collection and around the web.

Religion Books

Oxford Dictionary Plus Religion Encyclopedia of American Women and Religion Mythology Timeless Tales of Gods and Heros Handbook of Hindu Mythology Introduction to Islam

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