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Michael Barram  |  Interests  |  Scholarship  |  Service  

Michael Barram Professor

Theology and Religious Studies -
   School of Liberal Arts

Dante Hall - 335

Office Hours:
Tuesday: 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday: 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Tuesday: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm (Also available by appointment)

Email: [email protected]
Mail: P.O. Box 4297

Courses Recently Taught:

  • 19th and 20th Century Thought (Collegiate Seminar)
  • Crops, Cash, and Crossing Borders: Food Justice in Nicaragua (January Term 2012; travel course with Aaron Sachs [Communication])
  • Greek Thought (Collegiate Seminar)
  • Human Dignity and Economic Justice in India (travel course, January 2007)
  • Jesus and His Teaching
  • Living Dangerously: Discipleship in Action (January 2005, 2006)
  • Nicaragua and El Salvador: Religion and Politics in Conflict (travel course, January 2008)
  • Paul's Letters and Legacy (TRS Intensive Inquiry Course - Spring 2010)
  • Renaissance, 17th and 18th Century Thought (Collegiate Seminar)
  • Roman, Early Christian, Medieval Thought (Collegiate Seminar)
  • Seminar 1: Critical Strategies and Great Questions (2014)
  • The Bible and Its Interpretation
  • The Impact and Ethics of Climate Change in Nicaragua (travel course; Jan Term 2014; with Aaron Sachs [Communication])
  • Wealth and Poverty in the Bible
  • What is Social Justice?: Perspectives, Problems, and Possibilities (Jan Term 2010, 2011, 2013)

Courses Regularly Taught:

  • Jesus and His Teaching
  • Paul's Letters and Legacy
  • The Bible and Its Interpretation
  • Wealth and Poverty in the Bible

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Mailing Address

Saint Mary's College of California
1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA 94575
(925) 631-4000
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