JWST:201 The Hebrew Bible.

An introduction to the texts of the Hebrew Bible, with concern for their sociohistorical contexts, literary forms and theological insights. Attention also to the variety of ways in which this literature has been and continues to be valued. Prerequisite: One course in religion, English or history or DIVS:100 or WMST:100; sophomore standing or permission of the instructor. Same as RELI:201. 4 SH. CC: Diversity Intensive, Interdisciplinary, Writing Intensive.