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JWST 300 Charisma and Social Change (3 credits)

Offered by: Jewish Studies (Faculty of Arts)


Jewish Studies : An introduction to charismatic phenomena in politics, religion and the media, and interpretation of them, from the ancient prophets to the modern period. Particular attention will be given to charisma as a general force for social change and also the lives of individuals such as Lenin, Krishnamurti and Chaplin.

Terms: Fall 2013

Instructors: David Aberbach (Fall)