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Studies in the Book of Jonah (REL376)
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: discuss the linguistic/literary elements in the Book of Jonah; outline the social, ethical and theological concepts of the Book of Jonah; identify and connect the various Talmudic, Midrashic, and exegetical interpretations with their linguistic sources and theological implications; develop and demonstrate skills and proficiency in textual analysis.
Major topics taught in this course include: the historical Jonah, literary structure, the prophet's mission, and universal message found in Jonah. Topics may vary. Methods of instruction include lecture, discussion, and textual preparation.