Jewish theology and Jewish studies in Germany

Reflections in relation to the development of the research field in Norway

  • Walter Homolka Universität Potsdam

Abstract

This article presents some insights into the German developments of studying Judaism and the Jewish tradition and relates them to the ongoing development of the subject at universities in the Nordic countries in general and Norway in particular. It also aims to present some conclusions concerning why it might be interesting for Norwegian society to intensify the study of Judaism at its universities.

Keywords: Jewish studies; Jews in Norway, Jewish Studies in Germany
Section
Review Articles
Published
Nov 2, 2018
How to Cite
Homolka, W. (2018). Jewish theology and Jewish studies in Germany. Nordisk Judaistik/Scandinavian Jewish Studies, 29(2), 26-35. https://doi.org/10.30752/nj.70966