The Nonexpert as Bible Teacher: Some Reflections

By Alan Levenson

Association for Jewish Studies (AJS), Fall 2008

The author, whose Ph.D. is in an area of Judaic Studies other than Bible, shares his experience teaching Bible courses at various universities despite his lack of expertise in this area. He discusses the foci of his courses, how he utilized and taught disparate interpretive methodologies, what problems he encountered, and how he addressed them.

Topic: Curriculum, Educators, Judaic Studies, Post-Secondary Education, Jewish Studies, Higher Education, Teachers

Name of Publication: AJS Perspectives: The Magazine of the Association for Jewish Studies

Volume/Issue: Fall 2008

Page Number(s): 8-10

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Genre: Other

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Information: Download for personal use, freely distribute link

Bibliographic Information:
Levenson, Alan. The Nonexpert as Bible Teacher: Some Reflections. AJS Perspectives: The Magazine of the Association for Jewish Studies. Association for Jewish Studies (AJS). Fall 2008: 8-10. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=2618


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