HIST140 - MED & EARLY MOD JEWRY

Description: 
Exploration of intellectual, social, and cultural developments in Jewish civilization from the rise of Islam in the seventh century to the assault on established conceptions of faith and religious authority in 17th century Europe, that is, from the age of Mohammed to that of Spinoza. Particular attention will be paid to the interaction of Jewish culture with those of Christianity and Islam.
Instructors: 
RUDERMAN, DAVID
Day and Time: 
MW 0200PM-0330PM
Room: 
COLLEGE HALL 314
Activity: 
LEC
Cross Listings: 
  • JWST157401
  • NELC052401
  • RELS121401
Syllabus: 
Registration Notes: 
HISTORY & TRADITION SECTOR