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  • God, Jews and the Media

    Religion and Israel’s Media, 1st Edition

    By Yoel Cohen

    In order to understand contemporary Jewish identity in the twenty-first century, one needs to look beyond the Synagogue, the holy days and Jewish customs and law to explore such modern phenomena as mass media and their impact upon Jewish existence. This book delves into the complex relationship…

    Hardback – 2012-05-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • Windows onto Jewish Legal Culture

    Fourteen Exploratory Essays, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hanina Ben-Menahem, Arye Edrei, Neil S. Hecht

    This book opens windows onto various aspects of Jewish legal culture. Rather than taking a structural approach, and attempting to circumscribe and define ‘every’ element of Jewish law, Windows onto Jewish Legal Culture takes a dynamic and holistic approach, describing diverse manifestations of…

    Hardback – 2012-03-22
    Routledge

  • Windows onto Jewish Legal Culture Volume 1

    Fourteen Exploratory Essays, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hanina Ben-Menahem, Arye Edrei, Neil S. Hecht

    This book opens windows onto Jewish legal culture, by offering fourteen exploratory essays, each of which focuses on an aspect of Jewish law, broadly understood. Each chapter is a self-contained journey, as it were, into a feature of the Jewish legal landscape. In other words, rather than taking a…

    Hardback – 2012-03-19
    Routledge

  • Windows onto Jewish Legal Culture Volume 2

    Fourteen Exploratory Essays, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hanina Ben-Menahem, Arye Edrei, Neil S. Hecht

    This book opens windows onto Jewish legal culture, by offering fourteen exploratory essays, each of which focuses on an aspect of Jewish law, broadly understood. Each chapter is a self-contained journey, as it were, into a feature of the Jewish legal landscape. In other words, rather than taking a…

    Hardback – 2012-03-19
    Routledge

  • The Quest for Jewish Assimilation in Modern Social Science

    1st Edition

    By Amos Morris-Reich

    The transformation of the human sciences into the social sciences in the third part of the 19th century was closely related to attempts to develop and implement methods for dealing with social tensions and the rationalization of society. This book studies the connections between academic…

    Paperback – 2012-03-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2012-02-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • War and Peace in Jewish Tradition

    From the Biblical World to the Present, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yigal Levin, Amnon Shapira

    The transition between the reality of war and a hope for peace has accompanied the Jewish people since biblical times. However, the ways in which both concepts are understood have changed many times over the ages, and both have different implications for an independent nation in its own land than…

    Hardback – 2011-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • The Jewish Law Annual Volume 19

    1st Edition

    By Berachyahu Lifshitz, Hanina Ben-Menahem

    Volume 19 of The Jewish Law Annual is a festschrift in honor of Professor Neil S. Hecht. It contains thirteen articles, ten in English and three in Hebrew. Several articles are jurisprudential in nature, focusing on analysis of halakhic institutions and concepts. Elisha Ancselovits discusses the…

    Hardback – 2011-11-30
    Routledge-Cavendish
    Jewish Law Annual

  • Jewish Women Writers in the Soviet Union

    1st Edition

    By Rina Lapidus

    This book presents the lives and works of eleven Jewish women authors who lived in the Soviet Union, and who wrote and published their works in Russian. The works include poems, novels, memoirs and other writing. The book provides an overview of the life of each author, an overview of each author’s…

    Hardback – 2011-09-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Russia and Eastern Europe

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2011-07-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • Collaboration with the Nazis

    Public Discourse after the Holocaust, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roni Stauber

    This book examines the changes in representing collaboration, during the Holocaust, especially in the destruction of European Jewry, in the public discourse and the historiography of various countries in Europe that were occupied by the Germans, or were considered, at least during part of the war,…

    Hardback – 2010-08-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • Landscapes of Holocaust Postmemory

    1st Edition

    By Brett Ashley Kaplan

    How do the spaces of the past stay with us through representations—whether literary or photographic? How has the Holocaust registered in our increasingly globally connected consciousness? What does it mean that this European event is often used as an interpretive or representational touchstone for…

    Hardback – 2010-07-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

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