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Spring 2015-2016
NES 545 / MED 545 / REL 548 / JDS 545   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

Problems in Near Eastern Jewish History

Eve Krakowski

This course offers a hands-on introduction to primary sources composed by Jews in the Islamic Near East and their uses for social, cultural, and intellectual history. Readings are chosen according to student interests and language competencies, and may include medieval rabbinic responsa and legal codes, biblical commentaries, and documents from the Cairo Geniza.


Requirements/Grading:
Term Paper(s) - 60%
Class/Precept Participation - 40%

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
40325 S01 9:00 am - 11:50 am Th   Jones Hall   102   Enrolled:4 Limit:20