JS 1040: Intro to Modern Jewish History
Description: Meaning and origins of modern Jewish history from 1492. The diverse experiences of Jewish communities across the globe. Men’s and women’s redefinition of Jewish identity as they confronted modernity. Rise of secular rights for Jews but also of new forms of persecution. No credit for students who have earned credit for JS 1240.
- Econ/Hist Interdisciplinary
- European Studies
- Religious Studies