JUDAIC 317 - Topics in Judaic Studies
Section: 005 Jerusalem from the End of the Second Temple Period until the Arab Conquest - Archaeological Evidence and Literary Sources
Term: WN 2008
Subject: Judaic Studies (JUDAIC)
Department: LSA Judaic Studies
Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credit(s).
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The course focuses on the history of Jerusalem between 70-640 CE, with emphasis placed upon the archaeological evidence. Literary sources, such as Josephus Flavious, the early Church fathers and Christian pilgrims will be discussed, as well as the history of modern research of the city. The transformation of the ancient city's urban design, including major construction works such as fortifications, street layout, public buildings, temples and churches will be addressed together with the changes in the religious character of the city, as Jerusalem was transformed from a Jewish administrative and spiritual center to a Roman pagan city and finally to a central site of early Christianity.

JUDAIC 317 - Topics in Judaic Studies
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
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16967
Closed
0
 
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TuTh 4:00PM - 5:30PM
002 (REC)
P
26399
Open
9
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Note: Cross-listed with Slavic 270
003 (REC)
P
28410
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7
 
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: Meets-with HJCS 291.002 and History 302.003.
005 (REC)
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28496
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20
 
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M 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: Meets with HJCS 291.001
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