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Courses - Spring 2017
JWST
Jewish Studies Department Site
JWST347
Tradition and Change: Jewish Religion in the Modern World
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: DSHS or DSHU, DVUP
Credit only granted for: JWST419E, JWST347, HIST429X, JWST419R, or RELS419R.
Formerly: JWST419E, JWST419R.
An exploration of the history of the different modern Jewish religious movements that developed in Europe, starting with messianic movements and ending with Reform and Orthodoxy. Emphasis will be placed on the influence of the academic study of Judaism on the development of modern Jewish religious ideologies and practices.
Also offered as HIST429X and RELS419R.