Ompare and contrast the two accounts. What is the perspective of each text? How does Diamant change or add to the Genesis narrative? Why?

Paper Requirements:
1) Read Genesis 12-35.
2) Read The Red Tent by Anita Diamant.
3) Compare and contrast the two accounts. What is the perspective of each text? How does Diamant change or add to the Genesis narrative? Why?

Paper topic:
1) The focus of the essay should be on comparing, contrasting, and interpreting differing understandings of the human/divine relationship in light of your knowledge of the traditions covered (as conveyed in class [both lectures and tutorials], in the readings [both primary and secondary], and in any AV materials shown).
2) There is no need to do any outside research

Paper Guidelines:
The essays should:
1) Be 1000 words long.
2) Make sure to list the exact number of words at the end of the essay  a standard deviation of 100 words +/will be accepted.
3) Conform to standard conventions of grammar, syntax, and spelling.
4) Be submitted both in electronic form through TurnItIn.com (or as an email attachment) and in hardcopy to your tutorial leader.
5) Be double-spaced, typed on a computer, and printed on a printer.
6) Have numbered pages.
7) Include a list of works cited (i.e., a bibliography).
8) Have a title

Evaluation Criteria:
1) Essay structure: Your essay should have a thesis statement, an introductory paragraph that includes an outline of the purpose of the essay and how you intend to present your analysis, and a concluding paragraph summarising your findings

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