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Courses - Fall 2020
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The Golden Age of Jewish Philosophy
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: 3 credits in PHIL courses; or permission of ARHU-Meyerhoff Program & Center for Jewish Studies; or permission of ARHU-Philosophy department.
Cross-listed with PHIL417. Credit only granted for: JWST452 or PHIL417.
Jewish philosophy from Maimonides in the 12th century to the expulsion of the Jews from Spain at the end of the 15th Century. Topics include the limitations of human knowledge, creation of the world, foreknowledge and free will, and the existence of God.