RELS122 - JEWS IN THE MODERN WORLD

This course offers an intensive survey of the major currents in Jewish culture and society from the late middle ages to the present. Focusing upon the different societies in which Jews have lived, the course explores Jewish responses to the political, socio-economic, and cultural challenges of modernity.Topics to be covered include the political emancipation of Jews, the creation of new religious movements within Judaism, Jewish socialism, Zionism, the Holocaust, and the emergence of new Jewish communities in Israel and the United States. No prior background in Jewish history is expected.
Section 401 - LEC
TR 0130PM-0230PM
WENGER, BETH S.
COLLEGE HALL 314
Section 402 - REC
F 0100PM-0200PM
CASPER, SAMUEL
COLLEGE HALL 217
Section 403 - REC
R 0300PM-0400PM
CASPER, SAMUEL
COLLEGE HALL 315A
Section 404 - REC
R 0430PM-0530PM
CASPER, SAMUEL
COLLEGE HALL 311A