Problems in Israelite History

JUDS 1635 S01 [CRN: 15765]

Topics of recent and current debate among specialists in the field of Israelite history. Problems include (1) the historicity of the patriarchs and matriarchs; (2) the historical evidence relevant to the question of an exodus; (3) the nature of Israel's settlement in Canaan; (4) the 10th century, era of empire or literary fiction? (5) the land of Judah after the Babylonian conquest. Enrollment limited to 20.
Fall 2020
Credit Hours
Maximum Enrollment
Primary Instructor
15:00 - 17:30 Wed - from Sep 9, 2020 to Dec 11, 2020