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Course Prefix: HIS   Course #: 337   Keywords: null  
  • HIS 337LEC Intellectual History of Europe
    Lecture

    An introduction to the intellectual history of Europe since the Enlightenment studied through analysis and important documents of philosophy, political and social theory, literature and art. A central focus of this course will be the consciousness of a crisis of modern society and culture that permeated broad sections of nineteenth and twentieth century thought. The course begins with an examination of the humanistic values of the Enlightenment, traces their fate in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, and concludes with the question of their survival in our time. MOD

    Credits: 3
    Grading: Graded (GRD)
    Typically Offered: Varies
  • HIS 337LEC History of Israel and Zionism
    Lecture

    This course will chart the development of a prophetic persona in Hebrew Literature in relation to the Zionist Project. We will reflect upon the specific attributes of the genre of prophetic Zionist Literature and consider it within the historical, literary and theological contexts from which it emerged. Readings include: Abraham Mapu, Judah Leib, Gordon, Ahad Ha-am, and Chaim Nachman Bialik. This course is the same as JDS 337 and RSP 337, and course repeat rules will apply. Students should consult with their major department regarding any restrictions on their degree requirements. EAR, MOD

    Credits: 3
    Grading: Graded (GRD)
    Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
 
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