Jewish Studies Courses

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Spring 2018

BIBLE

RN #  

Course #  

Course Title  

Professor  

Hours

Room  

Section  

91905 BIB 5031 Introduction to Biblical Studies I
 
Leiman W 4:50-6:30 FH 309 A
93026

BIB 6001

New Course

Advanced Biblical Hebrew Koller M 4:50-6:30 FH 305  A
93000 BIB 6212 Biblical Cosmogony Eichler Th 4:50-6:30 FH 304 A
93001 BIB 7720 Book of Amos Holtz W 6:50-8:30 FH 305 A
93003 BIB 8305 Book of Job in Jewish Exegetical Tradition Cohen Tu 4:50-6:30 FH 307 A
91910 BIB 9901 Guided Readings (3 credits) Registrar     A
91911 BIB 9970 Master’s Research I (0 credits) Registrar     A
91912 BIB 9971 Master’s Research II (0 credits) Registrar     A
91914 BIB 9979 Doctoral Planning (3 credits) Registrar     A
91913 BIB 9980 Doctoral Planning II (1 credit) Registrar     A
91915 BIB 9981 Doctoral Research (3 credits) Registrar     A
91916 BIB 9982 Doctoral Research II (1credit) Registrar     A

 

Jewish History

CRN #   Course #   Course Title   Professor   Hours   Room   Section  
91917 JHI 5215 Jews under Roman Rule Angel Th 2:50-4:30 FH 305 A
93004 JHI 5337 Jews in Lands of Islam III Tsadik M 2:50-4:30 FH 307 A
93010 JHI 5440 East European Jewish History: 1750 - 1914 Karlip W 4:50-6:30 FH 306 A
91959 JHI 5572 American Jewish History: 1881- 1967 Gurock Th 4:50-6:30 FH 307 A
93008 JHI 5580 The Jews of Latin America 1492 - Present Perelis Th 6:50-8:30 FH 309 A
93032

JHI 6240

New Course

Truth, Justice and Court Procedure in Comparative Roman and Talmudic Law

(This course counts toward the Talmud concentration.)

Hidary Tu 4:50 - 6:30 FH 309 A
93271 JHI 6394

Iranian Jewish Literature

(This course counts toward the concentrations in Medieval and Modern History.)

Tsadik W 2:50 - 4:30 FH 307 A
93007 JHI 6409 Sabbatean Controversies Carlebach M 4:50-6:30 FH 309

A

93005 JHI 6484 Destruction of European Jewry 1933- 1945 Zimmerman W 6:50-8:30 FH 309 A
93009 JHI 6540 The Social and Intellectual Life of German Jewry: 1780- 1933 Olson Tu 6:50-8:30 FH 309 A
93012 JHI 6581 American Jews and Judaism between the Two World Wars Gurock Tu 2:50-4:30 FH 307 A
93068

JHI 6808

New Course

Tolerance & Dissent in Judaism Russ-Fishbane M 6:50-8:30 FH 307 A
93014 JHI 6811

Messianism and Messianic Movements

(This course counts toward all three History concentrations.)

David Berger W 2:50-4:30 FH 309 A
93006 JHI 6831 Topics in History of Halakhah Kanarfogel Th 4:50-6:30 FH 309 A
91926 JHI 9901 Guided Readings (3 credits) Registrar     A
91927 JHI 9970 Master's Research I (0 credits) Registrar     A
91928 JHI 9971 Master's Research II (0 credits) Registrar     A
91930 JHI 9979 Doctoral Planning (3 credits) Registrar     A
91929 JHI 9980 Doctoral Planning II (1 credit) Registrar     A
91931 JHI 9981 Doctoral Research (3 credits) Registrar     A
91932 JHI9982 Doctoral Research II (1 credits) Registrar     A

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Jewish Philosophy

CRN #   Course #   Course Title   Professor   Hours   Room   Section  
91933 JPH 5012 Survey of Modern & Contemporary Jewish Philosophy  Rynhold M 6:50-8:30  FH 309 A
91934 JPH 5360 Introduction to Hasidic Thought Dauber Tu 2:50-4:30 FH 306 A
93018 JPH 6651 Philosophy of Maimonides Rynhold M 2:50-4:30 FH 309 A
93024

JPH 6712

New Course

Maharal in Context and Retrospect Elman Tu 4:50-6:30 FH 207 A
93017 JPH 6745 Topics in 13th- Century Kabbalah Dauber Th 2:50-4:30 FH 306 A
91939 JPH 9901 Guided Readings (3 credits) Registrar     A
91940 JPH 9970 Master's Research I (0 credits) Registrar     A
91941 JPH 9971 Master's Research II (0 credits) Registrar     A
91943 JPH 9979 Doctoral Planning (3 credits) Registrar     A
91942 JPH 9980 Doctoral Planning II (1 credit) Registrar     A
91944 JPH 9981 Doctoral Research (3 credits) Registrar     A
91945 JPH 9982 Doctoral Research II (1 credit) Registrar     A

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Talmud

CRN # Course #  Course Title  Professor   Hours   Room   Section  
91946 TAS 5804 Introduction to Amoraic Literature Elman Th 6:50-8:30 FH 207 A
91947 TAS 5871 Introduction to the Midrashic Literature of the Tannaim Hurvitz Tu 2:50-4:30 L 105 A
93019 TAS 7541

Halakhic Literature of

Spanish Jewry 10th -14th Century 

Hurvitz Tu 6:50-8:30 L 105 A
91949 TAS 9901 Guided Readings (3 credits) Registrar     A
91950 TAS 9970 Master' Research I (3 credits) Registrar     A
91951 TAS 9971 Master's Research II (0 credits) Registrar     A
93021 TAS 9979 Doctoral Planning (3 credits) Registrar     A
91952 TAS 9980 Doctoral Planning II (1 credit) Registrar     A
91954 TAS 9981 Doctoral Research (3 credits) Registrar     A
91955 TAS 9982 Doctoral Research II (1 credit) Registrar     A

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Languages

CRN #   Course #    Course Title   Professor   Hours   Room   Section  
93022 SEM 5112  Arabic II.
This course does not count toward the ten required MA courses, but scholarship grants apply to this course.
(Available to undergraduates without special permission)
Tsadik M and W 4:40-5:55 FH 307 A

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Fall 2017


BIBLE

CRN #  

Course #  

Course Title  

Professor  

Hours

Room  

Section  

79331 BIB 5115 Introduction to Biblical Studies II
(May be taken before Intro to Biblical Studies I)
Eichler Th 6:50-8:30 FH 307 A
81129 BIB 5203 Biblical Hebrew Koller M 7:00-8:40 FH 307 A
79333 BIB 6084 The Medieval Peshat Tradition, c. 900-1300 Cohen Tu 4:50-6:30 FH 309 A
79334 BIB 7720 Book of Amos Holtz Th 2:50-4:30 FH 309 A
79335 BIB 8250 Book of Proverbs Leiman W 4:50-6:30 FH 309 A
79336 BIB 9065 Parashat Mishpatim Eichler Th 4:50-6:30 FH 307 A
79337 BIB 9901 Guided Readings (3 credits) Registrar     A
79338 BIB 9970 Master’s Research I (0 credits) Registrar     A
79339 BIB 9971 Master’s Research II (0 credits) Registrar     A
79341 BIB 9979 Doctoral Planning (3 credits) Registrar     A
79340 BIB 9980 Doctoral Planning II (1 credit) Registrar     A
79342 BIB 9981 Doctoral Research (3 credits) Registrar     A
79343 BIB 9982 Doctoral Research II (1 credit) Registrar     A

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Jewish History

CRN #   Course #   Course Title   Professor   Hours   Room   Section  
79344 JHI 5321 Medieval Jewish History: Christian Europe  Berger W 2:50-4:30 FH 309 A
79345 JHI 5336 Jews in Muslim Lands II Tsadik W 2:50-4:30 FH 307 A
79346 JHI 5400 Jews in Early Modern Europe:      1492 -1760 Carlebach M 4:50-6:30 FH 306 A
79347 JHI 5571 American Jewish History: 1654-1881 Gurock Th 4:50-6:30 FH 305 A
79349 JHI 6237 The "Parting of Ways": Early Christianity and its Jewish and Greco-Roman Contexts Fine W 6:50-8:30 FH 309 A
79524 JHI 6239 New Course The Dead Sea Scrolls and Rabbinic Literature (This course counts toward the concentrations in Ancient Jewish History and Talmud.) Angel Tu 4:50-6:30 FH 307 A
79350 JHI 6384 Jewish Culture in Medieval Spain Perelis Th 6:50-8:30 FH 309 A
79395 JHI 6399

Jews of Iran: History and Culture (This course counts toward the concentrations in Medieval and Modern Jewish History.)

Tsadik M 2:50-4:30 FH 307 A
79457 JHI 6417 Jews and Empires Olson Tu 6:50-8:30 FH 309 A
79693 JHI 6444 New Course Jewish Modernity in Lithuania: From Talmud and Mussar to Revolution and Zionism Karlip W 4:50-6:30 FH 306 A
79542 JHI 6506 Jewish National Movements Zimmerman M 4:50-6:30 FH 309 A
79548 JHI 6819 The Interface between Sefarad and Ashkenaz in the High Middle Ages Kanarfogel Th 4:50-6:30 FH 309 A
79407 JHI 9901 Guided Readings (3 credits) Registrar     A
79408 JHI 9970 Master's Research I (0 credits) Registrar     A
79409 JHI 9971 Master's Research II (0 credits) Registrar     A
79411 JHI 9979 Doctoral Planning (3 credits) Registrar     A
79410 JHI 9980 Doctoral Planning II (1 credit) Registrar     A
79412 JHI 9981 Doctoral Research (3 credits) Registrar     A
79413 JHI9982 Doctoral Research II (1 credits) Registrar     A

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Jewish Philosophy

CRN #   Course #   Course Title   Professor   Hours   Room   Section  
79414 JPH 5011 Survey of Medieval Jewish Philosophy  Rynhold M 6:50-8:30  FH 309 A
79415 JPH 5350 Introduction to Jewish Mysticism Dauber T 2:50-4:30 FH 306 A
79460 JPH 6714 Philosophy and the Concept of Mitzvah Rynhold W 6:50-8:30 FH 307 A
79461 JPH 6760 Messianism in Kabbalah and Hasidut Dauber Th 2:50-4:30 FH 306 A
79462 JPH 6885 The Philosophy of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik Rynhold M 2:50-4:30 FH 309 A
79416 JPH 9901 Guided Readings (3 credits) Registrar     A
79417 JPH 9970 Master's Research I (0 credits) Registrar     A
79418 JPH 9971 Master's Research II (0 credits) Registrar     A
79420 JPH 9979 Doctoral Planning (3 credits) Registrar     A
79419 JPH 9980 Doctoral Planning II (1 credit) Registrar     A
79421 JPH 9981 Doctoral Research (3 credits) Registrar     A
79422 JPH 9982 Doctoral Research II (1 credit) Registrar     A

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Talmud

CRN # Course #  Course Title  Professor   Hours   Room   Section  
79475 TAS 5872 Midrashic Literature of the Amoraim Hurvitz T 2:50-4:30 L 105 A
79524 JHI 6239
New Course
The Dead Sea Scrolls and Rabbinic Literature See under Jewish History Angel T 4:50-6:30 FH 307 A
79476 TAS 7544 Maimonides' Halakhic Writings Hurvitz T 6:50-8:30 L 105 A
79424 TAS 9901 Guided Readings (3 credits) Registrar     A
79425 TAS 9970 Master' Research I (3 credits) Registrar     A
79426 TAS 9971 Master's Research II (0 credits) Registrar     A
81156 TAS 9979 Doctoral Planning (3 credits) Registrar     A
79427 TAS 9980 Doctoral Planning II (1 credit) Registrar     A
79429 TAS 9981 Doctoral Research (3 credits) Registrar     A
79430 TAS 9982 Doctoral Research II (1 credit) Registrar     A

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Languages

CRN #   Course #    Course Title   Professor   Hours   Room   Section  
79478 SEM 5111  Arabic I.
This course does not count toward the ten required MA courses, but scholarship grants apply to this course.
(Available to undergraduates without special permission)
Tsadik M and W 4:40-5:55 FH 307 A