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Jewish Fundamentalism in Israel: New Introduction by Norton Mezvinsky
Jewish Fundamentalism in Israel: New Introduction by Norton Mezvinsky
by Israel Shahak
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Studies Pakistan through the lens of the Cold War and the War on Terror and sheds light on the processes behind the rise of militant Islam.... (read more)

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How Jews Became White Folks and What That Says About Race in America (98 Edition)
How Jews Became White Folks and What That Says About Race in America (98 Edition)
by Karen Brodkin
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TBrodkin (Caring by the Hour), a professor of anthropology at UCLA, synthesizes much recent scholarship to assess the shifting notions of race?and changing objects of racism?in the U.S. She points out that racial inferiority has been ascribed to waves of... (read more)

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The Way of Torah: An Introduction to Judaism (Religious Life in History Series)
The Way of Torah: An Introduction to Judaism (Religious Life in History Series)
by Jacob Neusner
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Bringing a descriptive, analytic approach to the study of Judaism, this introduction emphasizes the themes of creation, revelation, and redemption. It emphasizes the central place of narrative in Jewish theology and law in its discussion of the history... (read more)

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To Pray As a Jew : a Guide To the Prayer Book and the Synagogue Service (80 Edition)
To Pray As a Jew : a Guide To the Prayer Book and the Synagogue Service (80 Edition)
by Hayim Halevy Donin
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"Rabbi Donin offers a detailed guide to Jewish prayer which takes the reader through the entire prescribed course of Jewish liturgy, offering historical background, religious teaching, and practical in"... (read more)

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History of Jewish Philosophy in the Middle Ages (90 Edition)
History of Jewish Philosophy in the Middle Ages (90 Edition)
by Colette Sirat
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This comprehensive survey of medieval Jewish philosophy provides in-depth coverage for such major figures as Saadiah Gaon, Maimonides, Abraham Ibn Ezra, Judah Halevi, Abraham Ibn Daoud and Gersonides.... (read more)

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The Mystic Quest: An Introduction to Jewish Mysticism: An Introduction to Jewish Mysticism
The Mystic Quest: An Introduction to Jewish Mysticism: An Introduction to Jewish Mysticism
by David S Ariel
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The Mystic Quest explains the major ideas and concepts of Jewish mystical thought in a way that the general reader can clearly understand. Drawing upon his own extensive research as well as on the growing body of scholarly material on the subject, Dr... (read more)

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Biblical Literacy: The Most Important People, Events, and Ideas of the Hebrew Bible
Biblical Literacy: The Most Important People, Events, and Ideas of the Hebrew Bible
by Joseph Telushkin
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In the tradition of Stephen Protheros Religious Literacy and Ken Daviss Dont Know Much About the Bible, Biblical Literacy is a one-stop course on the Bible that offers readers—whether religious or not—every Bible story and passage... (read more)

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The Cambridge Companion to American Judaism (Cambridge Companions to Religion)
The Cambridge Companion to American Judaism (Cambridge Companions to Religion)
by Dana Evan Kaplan
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"No one who reads this collection will view Judaism in America as simply a pale reflection of its European antecedents. The clear writing coupled with the introductory chapters on American Jewish history make The Cambridge Companion to American Judaism... (read more)

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Rabbi Talks With Jesus (00 Edition)
Rabbi Talks With Jesus (00 Edition)
by Jacob Neusner
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Imagine yourself transported two thousand years back in time to Galilee at the moment of Jesus' Sermon on the Mount. After hearing it, would you abandon your religious beliefs and ideology to follow him, or would you hold on to your own beliefs and walk... (read more)

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Carnal Israel : Reading Sex in Talmudic Culture (93 Edition)
Carnal Israel : Reading Sex in Talmudic Culture (93 Edition)
by Daniel Boyarin
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Daniel Boyarin is Taubman Professor of Talmudic Culture at the University of California, Berkeley and the author of A Radical Jew: Paul and the Politics of Identity (California, 1994).... (read more)

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Sephardi Jewry : a History of the Judeo-spanish Community, 14TH To 20TH Centuries ((Rev)95 Edition)
Sephardi Jewry : a History of the Judeo-spanish Community, 14TH To 20TH Centuries ((Rev)95 Edition)
by Esther Benbassa
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Esther Benbassa is Professor of Jewish History at the Universitand#233; de Paris IV, Sorbonne, and Director of Research at the Centre National de Recherche Scientifique. Her books Jews in France (1999) and Haim Nahum (1995) are available in English. Aron... (read more)

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On Jewish Learning (Modern Jewish Philosophy and Religion)
On Jewish Learning (Modern Jewish Philosophy and Religion)
by Franz Rosenzweig
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As a founder of the House of Jewish Learning in Germany, author of , and co-translator with Martin Buber of the Hebrew Bible, Rosenzweig (1886-1929) is a widely read modern Jewish lay philosopher. This collection includes three of his essays on a... (read more)

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Judaism in Practice: From the Middle Ages Through the Early Modern Period (Princeton Readings in Religions)
Judaism in Practice: From the Middle Ages Through the Early Modern Period (Princeton Readings in Religions)
by Lawrence Fine
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"This is a rich collection. Fine has secured contributions, introductions, and a selection of materials from accomplished scholars in each area covered. There is no other volume like it. The book is well suited for an undergraduate readership in Jewish... (read more)

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Women and Jewish Law: The Essential Texts, Their History, and Their Relevance for Today
Women and Jewish Law: The Essential Texts, Their History, and Their Relevance for Today
by Rachel Biale
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US"An amazing book—rich in scholarship, deep in historical perspetice, and enormously interesting to anyone concerned with questions of Jewish life." —Anne Roiphe “An essential resource and entry point for understanding the construction... (read more)

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Back to the Sources: Reading the Classics
Back to the Sources: Reading the Classics
by Barry W Holtz
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Essays analyze the major traditional texts of Judaism from literary, historical, philosophical, and religious points of view.... (read more)

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Portrait of American Jews: The Last Half of the Twentieth Century (Samuel and Althea Stroum Lectures in Jewish Studies)
Portrait of American Jews: The Last Half of the Twentieth Century (Samuel and Althea Stroum Lectures in Jewish Studies)
by Samuel C Heilman
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Contemporary Jewish Theology (99 Edition)
Contemporary Jewish Theology (99 Edition)
by Elliot N. Dorff
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Contemporary Jewish Theology: A Reader presents the most comprehensive collection to date of Jewish religious writings from the latter half of this century. Featuring selections from both pre- and post-World War II thinkers, this carefully constructed... (read more)

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Code of Jewish Ethics (06 Edition)
Code of Jewish Ethics (06 Edition)
by Joseph Telushkin
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Ancient Judaism (11 Edition)
Ancient Judaism (11 Edition)
by Michael E. Stone
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In Ancient Judaism: New Visions and Views Michael Stone examines a broad range of basic issues in the study of Second Temple Judaism and calls for a radical rethinking of approaches to Jewish history. Stone challenges scholars and students to question... (read more)

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Sinai and Zion: An Entry Into the Jewish Bible
Sinai and Zion: An Entry Into the Jewish Bible
by Jon Dougla Levenson
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