JUST 3010 Jewish Biography in the Classroom
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as JUD 10.
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3 hours; 3 credits
An analysis of the experience of American Jews as an immigrant community focusing on the interaction between Jewish culture, tradition, and values and the fundamental ideals of American culture. The biographies of American Jews and their search for meaning within the American experience. Particular attention will be paid to the role of Jewish personalities in the areas of philanthropy, social work, labor relations, public education, entertainment, and American intellectual life.
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