New Testament Responses to Imperial Violence

EMB2801HF  L0101
Offered in Summer 2013  ·  New Course · Toronto (St. George Campus) Site

This course surveys various points at which a number of New Testament authors encountered the Roman Empire – directly or indirectly.  It aims to acquaint students with the political world of the New Testament and to aid students in the development of a biblical hermeneutic conscious of its implications.  The class will involve a combination of lecture, full class discussion, and small group discussion.  Students will be assessed by a book review assignment, two summary papers, a final research paper, and classroom participation.

Schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 09:30 to 12:30 · Begins: 06/03 · Ends: 06/13
Schedule Notes: Last day to register: May 17 / last day to drop: June 5 / last day to pay: May 24
Instructors: Christopher B. Zeichman
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars
Other Information: First Semester · One Credit · Min: 10 · Max: 25

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