HIST140 - MED & EARLY MOD JEWRY

Description: 
Exploration of intellectual, social, and cultural developments in Jewish civilization from the dawn of rabbinic culture in the Near East through the assault on established conceptions of faith and religious authority in 17th century Europe. Particular attention will be paid to the impact of Christian and Muslim "host societies" on expressions of Jewish culture.
Instructors: 
RUDERMAN, DAVID
Day and Time: 

MW 0200PM-0330PM

Room: 

FISHER-BENNETT HALL 244

Activity: 
LEC
Cross Listings: 
  • JWST157401
  • NELC052401
  • RELS121401
Syllabus: 
Registration Notes: 
CROSS CULTURAL ANALYSIS; HISTORY & TRADITION SECTOR