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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 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.