HIST 3102 Mystics, Pietists, and Heretics: Early Modern Jewish History
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as HIST 23.4.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Intellectual and cultural history of the Jews from the expulsion of Spanish Jewry in 1492 to the French Revolution in 1789; Jewish-Christian interaction; the Marrano Diaspora; Messianism; influence of the Renaissance, Reformation, and absolutism on the development of Jewish culture. This course is the same as Judaic Studies 3036 .
Prerequisite: Core Curriculum 1220, or permission of the chairperson.