PHIL234     Fundamental Concepts of Judaism
Semester:Fall 2016
Instructor: Charles Manekin
Room:SQH 1101
Meeting Times:TuTh 11:00am - 12:15pm

Also offered as: JWST250, RELS250. Credit only granted for: JWST250, PHIL234, or RELS250.A conceptional introduction to Judaism, analyzing its fundamental concepts from both analytical and historical perspectives. Discussion of "normative" Judaism as well as other conceptions of Judaism. Topics include: God, the Jewish people, authority, ethics, the sacred and the profane, particularism and universalism.