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R S 353K R S 353K. Law and Justice in the Bible. 3 Hours.

Same as Core Texts and Ideas 354L, Jewish Studies 363 (Topic 30), and Middle Eastern Studies 342 (Topic 66). Examine the legal traditions of the Torah (Pentateuch) and what they reveal about the practice of law and justice in ancient Israel and the wider biblical world. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Core Texts and Ideas 354L, Jewish Studies 363 (Topic 30), Middle Eastern Studies 342 (Topic: Law/Justice in the Bible), 342 (Topic 66), Religious Studies 353 (Topic: Law/Justice in the Bible), 353K. Prerequisite: Upper-division standing.