Academic Calendar - 2019

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2019
King's

Religious Studies 2169A/B

TAMING THE PASSIONS: SEX AND SEXUALITY IN JUDAISM


Examines myths and realities of sexuality in Judaism. Is sexuality repudiated? Can we find homoerotic subtexts in traditional Jewish sacred books? How do ideas transmitted from antiquity play out in our modern world? Examination of biblical laws and narratives, rabbinic teachings, and modern dilemmas regarding sex, marriage, and sexuality.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY B i  
Subject Code: RELSTUD

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