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070016 UE Guided Reading Austrian History I - Medieval Anti-Judaism and Jewish Self-Assertion (2020W)

Mittelalterliche Judenfeindschaft und jüdische Selbstbehauptung

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 7 - Geschichte
Continuous assessment of course work

Registration/Deregistration

Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).

Details

max. 25 participants
Language: German

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Jeweils Dienstags 9.45-13.00 am 6.10. 13.10. 3.11. 24.11. 15.12 12.1. 19. 1. 26.1.

Tuesday 06.10. 09:45 - 13:00 Hybride Lehre
Hörsaal 5 Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 9 Hof 5
Tuesday 13.10. 09:45 - 13:00 Hybride Lehre
Hörsaal 5 Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 9 Hof 5
Tuesday 03.11. 09:45 - 13:00 Hybride Lehre
Seminarraum 8, Währinger Straße 29 1.OG
Tuesday 24.11. 09:45 - 13:00 Hybride Lehre
Hörsaal 5 Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 9 Hof 5
Tuesday 15.12. 09:45 - 13:00 Hybride Lehre
Seminarraum 2, Währinger Straße 29 1.UG
Tuesday 12.01. 09:45 - 13:00 Hybride Lehre
Hörsaal 5 Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 9 Hof 5
Tuesday 19.01. 09:45 - 13:00 Hybride Lehre
Hörsaal 5 Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 9 Hof 5
Tuesday 26.01. 09:45 - 13:00 Hybride Lehre
Hörsaal 5 Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 9 Hof 5

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Knowledge of the basic anti-Jewish Topoi and their historical roots; Knowledge of religious and cultural strategies of resilience in medieval Judaism; analysis of different types of sources based on methods of Cultural and Gender studies and questions of resilience research, active discussion, good presentation, understanding and making excerpts of content with critical questions.
Based on methods of Gender Studies, Cultural Studies and research on resilience, and by analysing sources like tractates, sermons, expulsion documents and Passion plays
the seminary will present basic anti-Jewish Topoi. In contrast, Hebrew sources (in translation), pictures and material objects will give insight to religion and culture as strategies of Jewish self-assertion. Geographically it will cover the cultural space ,Ashkenaz’, the German speaking parts of the Holy Roman Empire with Jewish population.
The learning units will consist of an introduction and the joint reading of the texts prepared (put on moodle in advance). The texts provided on Moodle are extracted in regular tasks.

Assessment and permitted materials

This seminary is a course with continuous assessment of students' performance, personal attendance is compulsory. The monitoring is based on the active discussion of the prepared texts (distributed in advance). As a task for every unit, a paper of 5000 spaces on one of the provided articles has to be submitted on moodle. If due to COVID-19 no presence teaching is allowed, the texts will be discussed at the given time on moodle forum.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

This seminary is a course with continuous assessment of students' performance, personal attendance is compulsory. Two units may be missed with excuse. About the monitoring see "Art der Leistungskontrolle".

Examination topics

This seminary is a course with continuous assessment of students' performance.

Reading list

Will be provided on Moodle

Association in the course directory

Vertiefung zu: VO Österreichische Geschichte 1

BA Geschichte (2012): Mittelalter (4 ECTS)
BA Geschichte (2019): Österreichische Geschichte 1 (5 ECTS)
BEd UF Geschichte: Österreichische Geschichte 1 (4 ECTS)

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