Jews and the Renaissance

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Course ID: Jewish Studies 30543-OL
Division: Undergraduate Studies, Graduate Studies
Program: Jewish Studies (Undergraduate), Jewish Studies (Graduate)
Location: Online

This course examines Jewish life and thought in the Italian Renaissance from the 14th century through the 17th century. How did Jews respond to the culture of the Renaissance? How did they contribute to it? Issues of openness and insularity, integration and segregation connect this crucial period to present day. (Modern)