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Bounty and Duty: The Hebrew Bible and Creation
Bounty and Duty explores the ideas about creation and of the interconnectedness among the created realms in the Hebrew Bible, and then juxtaposes the ancient worldview with the science and ethics of contemporary ecological concerns.
Attendance, weekly readings of primary and secondary sources (50 pages or so weekly), two papers (10-12 double-spaced pages) involving scholarly research and personal reflection.
Grade based on quality of classroom engagement and written work.