HDS 1425

History of the Study of the Hebrew Bible: From the Renaissance to the Present: Seminar

Peter Machinist

Description

Surveys Hebrew biblical scholarship since the Renaissance, focusing on particular scholars and their representative and seminal works. The central theme is the emergence of and reactions to a historical-critical understanding of the Bible. Prerequisite: A background in the study of the Hebrew Bible. Also, Biblical Hebrew and at least one of the following: French, German, and Modern Hebrew.

Enrollment Limited: No
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as ANE 222

Scheduling

0.50 credits
Spring 2013
Wed 3pm-5pm
Course location to be announced.

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • Comparative Studies
  • Hebrew Bible/Old Testament
  • Jewish Studies
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Scriptural Interpretation
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry None
Language Course Designation(s) None