Women in Judaism

RELIGION347S

How women have understood, experienced, and shaped Judaism from the Greco-Roman period to the present day. Discussion topics include: women’s traditional religious roles and status; the ways in which women themselves have understood and expressed their Jewish self-identity and religious experiences over the centuries; and the transformation of Jewish women’s roles, expectations, and opportunities in the modern world, especially in the U.S. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

JEWST347S

Curriculum Codes: 

CCI, CZ, EI, W