JUS 372b History and Religion of Israel: Ezra-Nehemiah to the Roman Period


Survey of the history and religion of ancient Israel from the destruction of the First Temple in 587 BCE to the end of the Second Great Revolt in 135 CE. Through readings and class lectures, students will study portions of the Hebrew and the New Testament, the Dead Sea Scrolls, Apocryphal literature, as well as the works of Josephus, Philo of Alexandria, and others. Approved as Gen. Education, Tier Two - Humanities. Identical to: MENA 372B, HIST 372B, RELI 372B.

*Fully Online

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None but recommended are two courses from Tier One or JUS 301 Jewish Civilizations: A Gateway Course.

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