Dr. E. Allen Richardson, Ph.D

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Professor of Religious Studies

e-mail: Arichard@cedarest.edu
Department of Social Sciences
Cedar Crest College
Allentown, Pennsylvania 18104
Phone: (610) 606-4666, ext 3320
FAX: (610) 740-3779


Ph.D., University of Arizona, 1979
M.Div., Union Theological Seminary
A.B., Syracuse University

Specializations and Interests

Religious Pluralism in the U.S.
Asian Religions
South Asian Diaspora
Hindu bhakti traditions
American religious history

Courses Taught

Rel 220 "Death and Dying"
Rel 101, "Ancient Egyptian Religion"
Rel 100, "Introduction to Religion and Culture"
Rel 225, "Hinduism in America"
Rel 226, "Buddhism in America"
Rel 227, "Islam in America" 
Hon 122 "Freshman Scholars"
Hon 202, "Asian Religions"
Rel 233, "Spirituality and Wellness"
Rel/Psy 204, "Psychology of Religion"





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