ENGL262 - Introduction to the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament
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0101 - Maxine Grossman

Cross-listed with: JWST262, HEBR298B. Credit only granted for: JWST262, HEBR293B, or ENGL262. Origins of the Hebrew Bible (Old Testament), with attention to literary formations, archaeology, and social-political settings. Explorations of major questions, including who wrote the Bible, and when; relationships of the biblical tradition to the mythology and religious structures of ancient Israel's near eastern neighbors; and dynamics of politics, religious leadership, and law.