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Torah-TK: Five Books of Moses
Torah-TK: Five Books of Moses
by Harry Jps Orlinsky
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Read our customer guide The Torah is the essence of Jewish tradition; it inspires each successive generation. The current JPS translation, based on classical and modern sources, is acclaimed for its fidelity to the ancient Hebrew.... (read more)

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Generation J
Generation J
by Lisa Schiffman
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"I'm not alone. I am part of a generation of fragmented Jews. We're in a kind of limbo. We're suspended between young adulthood and middle age, between Judaism and atheism, between a desire to believe in religion and a personal history of skepticism... (read more)

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Life of Judaism (01 Edition)
Life of Judaism (01 Edition)
by Harvey E. (ed.) Goldberg
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This edited collection is a multifaceted look at Judaism as it is practiced and experienced in contemporary Jewish societies around the world. Like the other volumes in the series, this book is intended to demonstrate the lived rather than the... (read more)

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What Is Judaism? : an Interpretation for the Present Age (87 Edition)
What Is Judaism? : an Interpretation for the Present Age (87 Edition)
by Emil L. Fackenheim
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Emil Fackenheim is one of the country's most distinguished philosophers, and "to mention his name, " said Eugene B. Borowitz, "is to conjure up visions of Kierkegaard, Elie Wiesel, Martin Buber, and Franz Rosenzweig." In this highly readable volume, he... (read more)

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Ancient Israelite Religion (97 Edition)
Ancient Israelite Religion (97 Edition)
by Susan Niditch
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The people and culture behind the Hebrew Bible fascinate the public as never before. From Bill Moyers's PBS series on Genesis to the massive circulation of Biblical Archeological Review to such bestsellers as The Book of J and Who Wrote the Bible... (read more)

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Saying Kaddish: How to Comfort the Dying, Bury the Dead, and Mourn as a Jew
Saying Kaddish: How to Comfort the Dying, Bury the Dead, and Mourn as a Jew
by Anita Diamant
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Anita Diamant's knowledge, sensitivity, and clarity have made her one of the most respected writers of guides to Jewish life. In Saying Kaddish, she shows how to make Judaism's time-honored rituals into personal, meaningful sources of comfort. Diamant... (read more)

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Jewish Fundamentalism in Israel (2ND 04 - Old Edition)
Jewish Fundamentalism in Israel (2ND 04 - Old Edition)
by Israel Shahak
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This is a new edition of a classic and highly controversial book that examines the history and consequences of Jewish Fundamentalism in Israel. Fully updated, with new chapters and a new introduction by Norton Mezvinsky, it is essential reading for... (read more)

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Last Trial : on the Legends and Lore of the Command To Abraham To Offer Isaac As a Sacrifice (93 Edition)
Last Trial : on the Legends and Lore of the Command To Abraham To Offer Isaac As a Sacrifice (93 Edition)
by Shalom Spiegel
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Examines the total body of texts, legends, and traditions referring to the Binding of Isaac and weaves them together into a definitive study of the Akedah as one of the central events in all of human history.... (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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This classic text from one of the leading Judaic scholars today, THE WAY OF THE TORAH introduces students to Judaism via a three-pronged examination of its history, its scriptures, and its practices. Neusner first defines Judaism across time, showing its... (read more)

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To Pray as a Jew: A Guide to the Prayer Book and the Synagogue Service
To Pray as a Jew: A Guide to the Prayer Book and the Synagogue Service
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 instruction for each element of the service.Why do Jews... (read more)

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History of Prophecy in Israel, Enlarged (Rev 96 Edition)
History of Prophecy in Israel, Enlarged (Rev 96 Edition)
by Joseph Blenkinsopp
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This revised and enlarged edition of a classic in Old Testament scholarship reflects the most up-to-date research on the prophetic books and offers substantially expanded discussions of important new insight on Isaiah and the other prophets.... (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 book surveys the vast body of medieval Jewish philosophy, devoting ample discussion to major figures such as Saadiah Gaon, Maimonides, Abraham Ibn Ezra, Judah Halevi, Abraham Ibn Daoud, and Gersonides, as well as presenting the ancillary texts of... (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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Modern Judaism : Oxford Guide (05 Edition)
Modern Judaism : Oxford Guide (05 Edition)
by Nicolas De Lange
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A comprehensive, multi-disciplinary, multi-authored guide to contemporary Jewish life and thought, focusing on social, cultural and historical aspects of Judaism alongside theological issues. This volume includes 38 newly-commissioned essays, including... (read more)

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Banality of Good and Evil : Moral Lessons From the Shoah and Jewish Tradition (99 Edition)
Banality of Good and Evil : Moral Lessons From the Shoah and Jewish Tradition (99 Edition)
by David R. Blumenthal
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Blumenthal develops a new theory of human behavior that identifies the social and psychological factors that foster both good and evil behavior.... (read more)

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Between the Testaments ((2ND)65 Edition)
Between the Testaments ((2ND)65 Edition)
by D. S. Russell
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In most Bibles the period between the Old and the New Testaments is represented by a single blank page which, perhaps, has symbolic significance. 'From Malachi to Matthew' has for long remained vague and unfamiliar to many readers of the Scriptures. Many... (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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Beginning with a startling endorsement of the patristic view of Judaism—that it was a "carnal" religion, in contrast to the spiritual vision of the Church—Daniel Boyarin argues that rabbinic Judaism was based on a set of assumptions about the... (read more)

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Deborah, Golda, and Me: Being Female and Jewish in America
Deborah, Golda, and Me: Being Female and Jewish in America
by Letty Cott Pogrebin
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Menahem Nahum of Chernobyl : Upright Practices (82 Edition)
Menahem Nahum of Chernobyl : Upright Practices (82 Edition)
by Arthur Green
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The most in-depth and scholarly panorama of Western spirituality ever attempted!<P>In one series, the original writings of the universally acknowledged teachers of the Catholic, Protestant, Eastern Orthodox, Jewish, Islamic and Native American... (read more)

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