The History of Zionism and Israel
The course covers the history of Zionism and Israel from the emergence of modern Zionism in 1881 until today. The topics include the the founding… Read More
Intertwined Destinies: A History of Medieval Jewish Civilization
The course will illustrate the distinctiveness of medieval Judaism through an exploration of the major trends in medieval Judaism. Topics include the medieval Jewish mindset,… Read More
Continuity and Discontinuity: A Narrative of Modern Jewish Civilization
In this course, we will examine the range of European Jewish responses to modernity and the shaping of modern Judaism in Europe through the twentieth… Read More
The Relationship Between Judaism and Islam
This course will explore the intertwined destinies of Judaism and Islam including the myth of the Jews and Arabs as cousins, the Jewish background to… Read More
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