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NEAR E 202 A: Introduction to the Hebrew Bible: Old Testament

Intro to the Hebrew Bible
Meeting Time: 
MWF 1:30pm - 2:50pm
Location: 
SMI 407
SLN: 
18155
Joint Sections: 
RELIG 240 A
Instructor:
Forrest Martin
Forrest Martin
Catalog Description: 
Examines the Hebrew Bible (Old Testament) in translation and its relationship with literatures of ancient Near East. Comparisons drawn between Biblical text and literary works of Canaan, Egypt, Greece, Mesopotamia. Emphasis on the sophisticated literary techniques employed by Biblical writers. Cannot be taken for credit if credit earned in NEAR E 240. Offered: jointly with RELIG 240.
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
October 26, 2021 - 6:25pm
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