JUDAIC 378 - Modern Questions, Biblical Answers
Fall 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Judaic Studies (JUDAIC)
Department: LSA Judaic Studies
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Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
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Description

This course explores competing biblical traditions about questions that still haunt us today: is social hierarchy a source of stability or abuse, what forms should romantic and sexual partnerships take, how can poverty be eradicated, is violence ever justified? In this class, we will compare and contrast different biblical voices on these topics--many of them surprising. By adding these novel historical perspectives to our analysis of contemporary debates, the seminar will offer an opportunity to reflect on these questions in a new light.

Schedule

JUDAIC 378 - Modern Questions, Biblical Answers
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
 In Person
33502
Open
3
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM

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