Modern Judaism

CAS JS 255

  • Historical Consciousness
  • Global Citizenship and Intercultural Literacy
  • Critical Thinking

Encounters between Judaism and modernity from the Renaissance and Reformation; the Spanish expulsion and creation of Jewish centers in the New World; emancipation and its consequences; assimilation, Reform Judaism, Zionism, the American Jewish community, non-European communities, Jewish global migration, and modern antisemitism. Effective Fall 2020, this course fulfills a single unit in each of the following BU Hub areas: Global Citizenship and Intercultural Literacy, Historical Consciousness, Critical Thinking.

FALL 2022 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Katz CAS 213 TR 12:30 pm-1:45 pm Mts w/CAS RN328
Mts w/GRS RN628

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