History | H251 2794 Jewish Hist: Bible to Crusades 4:00-5:15 TR BH228 Efron
H251 | 2794 | Efron


Topic: From the Bible to the crusades.
Above section carries culture studies credit.

This course is an introduction to the major themes and developments of the
Jewish historical experience from the biblical period to the Muslim world
of the early Middle Ages. Topics to be covered include the origins of the
Jewish people, who they are, their relationship to the Land of Israel, the
diaspora, and to the non-Jewish world, the social and religious
organization of ancient Israel, and the development of the major religious
ideas and texts of Judaism.