• Festival Stories of Child Life in a Jewish Colony in Palestine. book cover

    Festival Stories of Child Life in a Jewish Colony in Palestine.

    1st Edition

    By Hannah Trager

    Published in 1920, this anthology of children’s stories reflect the lives and festivals celebrated by children in the Jewish colonies in early 20th century Palestine.…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Arabic and Hebrew Love Poems in Al-Andalus book cover

    Arabic and Hebrew Love Poems in Al-Andalus

    1st Edition

    By Shari Lowin

    Arabic and Hebrew Love Poems in al-Andalus investigates a largely overlooked subset of Muslim and Jewish love poetry in medieval Spain: hetero- and homo-erotic love poems written by Muslim and Jewish religious scholars, in which the lover and his sensual experience of the beloved are compared to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Hamas and Ideology: Sheikh Yusuf al-Qara?awi on the Jews, Zionism and Israel book cover

    Hamas and Ideology

    Sheikh Yusuf al-Qara?awi on the Jews, Zionism and Israel, 1st Edition

    By Shaul Bartal, Nesya Rubinstein-Shemer

    Sheikh Yusūf al- Qaraḍāwī is regarded as the most influential contemporary Muslim religious figure. His best-selling book, Al-Ḥalal wal-Ḥaram fi al-Islam ("The Forbidden and the Permitted in Islam") is perhaps one of the most widely read Islamic works, after the Qur’ān. The subject of jihad in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Jesus among the Jews: Representation and Thought book cover

    Jesus among the Jews

    Representation and Thought, 1st Edition

    Edited by Neta Stahl

    For almost two thousand years, various images of Jesus accompanied Jewish thought and imagination: a flesh-and-blood Jew, a demon, a spoiled student, an idol, a brother, a (failed) Messiah, a nationalist rebel, a Greek god in Jewish garb, and more. This volume charts for the first time the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • Secularism and Religion in Jewish-Israeli Politics: Traditionists and Modernity book cover

    Secularism and Religion in Jewish-Israeli Politics

    Traditionists and Modernity, 1st Edition

    By Yaacov Yadgar

    Common discourse on Jewish identity in Israel is dominated by the view that Jewish Israelis can, and should, be either religious or secular. Moving away from this conventional framework, this book examines the role of secularism and religion in Jewish society and politics. With a focus on the ‘…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28
    Routledge
    Israeli History, Politics and Society

  • The Holocaust and Representations of Jews: History and Identity in the Museum book cover

    The Holocaust and Representations of Jews

    History and Identity in the Museum, 1st Edition

    By K. Hannah Holtschneider

    The Holocaust and Representations of Jews examines how prominent national exhibitions in Europe represent the Jewish minority and its cultural and religious self-understandings, historically and today, in particular in the context of the Holocaust. Insights from the New Museology are brought to…

    Paperback – 2014-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • Political Theologies in the Holy Land: Israeli Messianism and its Critics book cover

    Political Theologies in the Holy Land

    Israeli Messianism and its Critics, 1st Edition

    By David Ohana

    This book examines the role of messianism in Zionist ideology, from the birth of the Zionist movement through to the present. Is shows how messianism is not just a religious or philosophical term but a very tangible political practice and theology which has shaped Israeli identity. The author…

    Paperback – 2013-03-11
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    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • Holy Places in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: Confrontation and Co-existence book cover

    Holy Places in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

    Confrontation and Co-existence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marshall J. Breger, Yitzhak Reiter, Leonard Hammer

    This book addresses the major generators of conflict and toleration at shared holy places in Palestine and Israel. Examining the religious, political and legal issues, the authors show how the holy sites have been a focus of both conflict and cooperation between different communities. Bringing…

    Paperback – 2013-03-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

  • Contemporary Jewish Philosophy: An Introduction book cover

    Contemporary Jewish Philosophy

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Irene Kajon

    This text introduces the most important Jewish philosophers of contemporary times from the point of view of their original approach to both Judaism and philosophy and include: Hermann Cohen, Franz Rosenweig, Martin Buber, Leo Strauss, Emmanuel Levinas. It shows how for them the dialogue between…

    Paperback – 2010-07-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • Ben-Gurion, Zionism and American Jewry: 1948 - 1963 book cover

    Ben-Gurion, Zionism and American Jewry

    1948 - 1963, 1st Edition

    By Ariel Feldestein

    Based on archival material, this intriguing book examines David Ben-Gurion’s influence on the relationship between the state of Israel, the Zionist Organization and American Jewry between 1948 and 1963 when he served as Prime Minister and Minister of Defence. The author discusses how Ben-Gurion was…

    Paperback – 2009-12-22
    Routledge
    Israeli History, Politics and Society

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