Study Tour / The Land of Israel: Past & Present

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Join us in Israel!

Pre-Trip Class: April 10-May 15, 2016
Travel Dates: May 20-29, 2016

COURSE DESCRIPTION: “The Land of Israel: Past and Present” is a two-part course that will examine the diverse physical geography, rich material culture, and complex history of the land of Israel. Special emphasis will be placed on the role of the Holy Land in the history of Ancient Israel, the emergence of Rabbinic Judaism and Christianity in the context of the Roman Empire, the Islamic empires, the Crusades, and the modern Middle East. More