|World Religions Fall 2001 Quiz #2 makeup||10/11/01||Name:______________________|
What are the roles of women in the various branches of modern Judaism? How do the different branches differ in that regard? How were women presented in traditional Judaism, especially the Mishna and Talmud? Give specific examples.
How did the destruction of the Jerusalem Temple by the Babylonians in 586 BC impact the development of Judaism? Why do many scholars say that Judaism as we know it had its origins in the period immediately following that (the Babylonian Captivity and the Restoration)? How was the Judaism that emerged from this period different from Ancient Israelite Religion that preceded it?