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RELIG 186 Literature of Ancient Near East

3 hours


This course will investigate literary works from ancient Mesopotamia, Canaan, and Egypt, seeking to understand their culture and values. It will end the literature from one of the founding documents of our own culture, the Hebrew Bible, to see how it was affected by the surrounding culture. Offered as part of the Classics Department at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.