Religious studies

Analyze, compare and contrast Hindu and Buddhist understandings of at least one of the following topics : gender and leadership and/or

gender and “enlightenment.”

A. Essays are to be 7-8 pages in length, approximately 1750-2000 words

B. Essays must have a thesis statement and a conclusion that goes beyond a simple summary.

C. Essays will be evaluated on demonstrated research, demonstrated analytic skills, and demonstrated understanding of topic and directions


D. This is a RESEARCH ESSAY and MUST include citations from specific primary and secondary sources. Only in text MLA style will be

accepted in sourcing your research.