Prerequisites: Nil.

An exploration of important themes in Jewish life from the beginning of the Common Era to the present. In addition to an historical overview, attention will be paid to topics such as: post-biblical Jewish writings, Jewish observances, personal and family life, synagogue worship, antisemitism and messianism.

3 lecture hours per week, one term

Transfer Equivalents: Look up 86:257 in the BU Course Transfer Database.