Religion: Jewish Studies

  • Israel, the Church, and Millenarianism: A Way Beyond Replacement Theology book cover

    Israel, the Church, and Millenarianism

    A Way Beyond Replacement Theology

    By Steven D. Aguzzi

    Since the calls of the Second Vatican Council, Roman Catholic theologians have sought to overcome an overarching problem facing Jewish-Christian relations, the concept of "supersessionism"; the idea that God has revoked the spiritual and historical promises made to the Jewish people in favour of…

    Hardback – 2017-07-19 
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • Biblical Narratives of Israelites and their Neighbors: Strangers at the Gate book cover

    Biblical Narratives of Israelites and their Neighbors

    Strangers at the Gate

    By Adrianne Leveen

    Throughout the Hebrew Bible, strangers are indispensable to the formation of a collective Israelite identity. Encounters between the Israelites and their neighbors are among the most urgent matters explored in Biblical narratives, yet relatively little scholarly attention has been paid to them.…

    Hardback – 2017-07-03 
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Biblical Criticism

  • The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Jewish Cultures book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Jewish Cultures

    Edited by Laurence Roth, Nadia Valman

    The Routledge Handbook to Contemporary Jewish Cultures explores the diversity of Jewish cultures and ways of investigating them, presenting the different methodologies, arguments and challenges within the discipline. Divided into themed sections, this book considers in turn: How the individual…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge Literature Handbooks

  • Taking Space Seriously: Law, Space and Society in Contemporary Israel book cover

    Taking Space Seriously

    Law, Space and Society in Contemporary Israel

    By Issachar Rosen-Zvi

    This perceptive study investigates the different ways in which the state deals with various social groups through the mechanisms of space. By means of case studies involving three social groups within Israel's multicultural society - the Sephardim, the Bedouin-Arab minority and the ultra-Orthodox…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30 
    Law, Justice and Power

  • Jewish Migration and the Archive book cover

    Jewish Migration and the Archive

    Edited by James Jordan, Lisa Leff, Joachim Schlör

    Migration is, and has always been, a disruptive experience. Freedom from oppression and hope for a better life are counter-balanced by feelings of loss – loss of family members, of a home, of personal belongings. Memories of the migration process itself often fade quickly away in view of the new…

    Paperback – 2017-04-24

  • Judaism: History, Belief and Practice book cover


    History, Belief and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Dan Cohn-Sherbok

    This newly revised all-encompassing textbook is a guide to the history, beliefs and practice of Judaism. Beginning with the ancient Near Eastern background, it covers early Israelite history, the emergence of classical rabbinic literature and the rise of medieval Judaism in Islamic and Christian…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31

  • Shimon Attie's Writing on the Wall: History, Memory, Aesthetics book cover

    Shimon Attie's Writing on the Wall

    History, Memory, Aesthetics

    By Peter Muir

    Shimon Attie's Writing on the Wall: History, Memory, Aesthetics theorises images from Attie's 'The Writing on the Wall 1991-1993' installation as a memorial activity, and as an index or habitation for history. The images, which appeared in Berlin's Scheunenviertel district, are suspended by the…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31

  • Digital Judaism: Jewish Negotiations with Digital Media and Culture book cover

    Digital Judaism

    Jewish Negotiations with Digital Media and Culture

    Edited by Heidi A Campbell

    In this volume, contributors consider the ways that Jewish communities and users of new media negotiate their uses of digital technologies in light of issues related to religious identity, community and authority. Digital Judaism presents a broad analysis of how and why various Jewish groups…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    Routledge Studies in Religion and Digital Culture

  • A Political Family: The Kuczynskis, Fascism, Espionage and The Cold War book cover

    A Political Family

    The Kuczynskis, Fascism, Espionage and The Cold War

    By John Green

    The Kuczynskis were a German-Jewish family of active anti-fascists who worked assiduously to combat the rise of Nazism before and during the course of the Second World War. This book focuses on the family of Robert and his wife Berta – both born two decades before the end of the nineteenth century…

    Paperback – 2017-03-27
    Routledge Studies in Radical History and Politics

  • The Left, the Right and the Jews book cover

    The Left, the Right and the Jews

    By W.D. Rubinstein

    First published in 1982, this book examines anti-semitism in the Western world. The author concludes that, fringe neo-Nazi groups notwithstanding, significant anti-semitism is largely a left-wing rather than a right-wing phenomenon. He finds that Jews have reacted to this change in their situation…

    Paperback – 2017-03-21

  • The Politics of Race book cover

    The Politics of Race

    Edited by Ivor Crewe

    This volume, first published in 1975, is concerned with the politics of race relations; it is divided into theoretical, empirical and methodological studies together with an extensive bibliography. A key theme in this volume is to show how the study of race relations can advance beyond traditional…

    Paperback – 2017-03-21

  • The National Front book cover

    The National Front

    By Nigel Fielding

    The National Front was one of the most controversial political parties in Britain. This exploration, first published in 1981, of the NF ideology and its meaning for members is based on a participation observation study which involved the development of relations with its headquarters, and with…

    Paperback – 2017-03-21

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