HIST150 - AMER JEWISH EXPERIENCE

Description: 
This course offers a comprehensive survey of American Jewish history from the colonial period to the present. It will cover the different waves of Jewish immigration to the United States and examine the construction of Jewish political, cultural, and religious life in America. Topics will include: American Judaism, the Jewish labor movement, Jewish politics and popular culture, and the responses of American Jews to the Holocaust and the State of Israel.
Instructors: 
WENGER, BETH
Day and Time: 

TR 0130PM-0300PM

Room: 

COLLEGE HALL 318

Activity: 
LEC
Cross Listings: 
  • JWST130401
  • RELS124401
Syllabus: 
Registration Notes: 
CULTURAL DIVERSITY IN US