Religion: Judaism

  • The Creation of History in Ancient Israel book cover

    The Creation of History in Ancient Israel

    1st Edition

    By Marc Zvi Brettler

    The Creation of History in Ancient Israel demonstrates how the historian can start to piece together the history of ancient Israel using the Hebrew Bible as a source.…

    Paperback – 1998-06-25
    Routledge

  • The Intellectual Foundations of Christian and Jewish Discourse: The Philosophy of Religious Argument book cover

    The Intellectual Foundations of Christian and Jewish Discourse

    The Philosophy of Religious Argument, 1st Edition

    By Bruce Chilton, Jacob Neusner

    The Intellectual Foundations of Christian and Jewish Discourse argues that the Judaic and Christian heirs of Scripture adopted, and adapted to their own purposes and tasks, Greek philosophical modes of thought and argument. The authors explore how the earliest intellectuals of Christianity and…

    Paperback – 1997-09-04
    Routledge

  • The Invention of Ancient Israel: The Silencing of Palestinian History book cover

    The Invention of Ancient Israel

    The Silencing of Palestinian History, 1st Edition

    By Keith W. Whitelam

    The Invention of Ancient Israel shows how the history of ancient Palestine has been obscured by the search for Israel. Keith W. Whitelam argues that ancient Israel has been invented by scholars in the image of a European nation state. He explores the theological and political assumptions which have…

    Paperback – 1997-04-24
    Routledge

  • Fifty Key Jewish Thinkers book cover

    Fifty Key Jewish Thinkers

    1st Edition

    By Dan Cohn-Sherbok

    Fifty Key Jewish Thinkers is a panoramic survey of over 2,000 years of Jewish thought, religious and secular, ancient and modern. Now in its second edition, this essential reference guide contains new introductions to the lives and works of such thinkers as: Hannah Arendt, Immanuel Levinas, Judith…

    Paperback – 1996-12-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Guides

  • The Jewish Temple: A Non-Biblical Sourcebook book cover

    The Jewish Temple

    A Non-Biblical Sourcebook, 1st Edition

    By Robert Hayward

    Robert Hayward offers a careful analysis of surviving accounts of the Temple and its service. All the central texts are provided in translation, with a detailed commentary. While descriptions of the Temple and its service are available, discussions of the meaning of these things are less easily…

    Paperback – 1996-11-21
    Routledge

  • Wisdom Texts from Qumran book cover

    Wisdom Texts from Qumran

    1st Edition

    By Daniel Harrington S. J.

    This study is the first full analysis of the Qumran wisdom texts. New translations and a full explanation of the background and context of wisdom literature introduce the reader to an important and hitherto little discussed part of the Dead Sea Scrolls.After surveying biblical and extrabiblical…

    Paperback – 1996-09-26
    Routledge
    The Literature of the Dead Sea Scrolls

  • Quellen zur Rechtsgeschichte der T’ang-Zeit: Neue, erweiterte Ausgabe, mit einem Vorwort von Denis Twitchett book cover

    Quellen zur Rechtsgeschichte der T’ang-Zeit

    Neue, erweiterte Ausgabe, mit einem Vorwort von Denis Twitchett, 1st Edition

    By Karl Bünger

    Dr. Bunger's book remains a classic that is still as valuable and as reliable a guide as it was. Its introduction is clearly written and to the point: the translations remain precise and reliable, and the texts Dr. Bunger choses to translate will always remain the most important selection of major…

    Hardback – 1996-06-30
    Routledge
    Monumenta Serica Monograph Series

  • Atlas of Jewish History book cover

    Atlas of Jewish History

    1st Edition

    By Dan Cohn-Sherbok

    In this illuminating history, Dan Cohn-Sherbok traces the development of Jewish history from ancient times to the present day. Containing over 100 maps and 30 photographs, this is a comprehensive atlas of Jewish history designed for students and the general reader. It is ideally suited for those…

    Paperback – 1996-04-04
    Routledge

  • Franz Kafka, The Jewish Patient book cover

    Franz Kafka, The Jewish Patient

    1st Edition

    By Sander Gilman

    This is the first book about Kafka that uses the writer's medical records. Gillman explores the relation of the body to cultural myths, and brings a unique and fascinating perspective to Kafka's life and writings.…

    Paperback – 1995-11-04
    Routledge

  • Judaism in the New Testament: Practices and Beliefs book cover

    Judaism in the New Testament

    Practices and Beliefs, 1st Edition

    By Bruce Chilton, Jacob Neusner

    Judaism in the New Testament explains how the writings of the early church emerged from communities which defined themselves in Judaic terms even as they professed faith in Christ. These two extremely distinguished scholars introduce readers to the plurality of Judaisms of the period. They show, by…

    Paperback – 1995-10-19
    Routledge

  • The History of the Jews in Antiquity book cover

    The History of the Jews in Antiquity

    1st Edition

    By Peter Schafer

    First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 1995-09-22
    Routledge

  • Who's Who in Jewish History: After the period of the Old Testament book cover

    Who's Who in Jewish History

    After the period of the Old Testament, 1st Edition

    By New edition revised by Lavinia Cohn-Sherbok, Joan Comay

    From Karl Marx to the Marx brothers, the Routledge Who's Who in Jewish History presents a complete and thoroughly updated reference guide to over a thousand prominent men and women who have shaped Jewish culture. Covering twenty centuries of Jewish history it provides:* detailed biographical…

    Hardback – 1995-08-17
    Routledge
    Who's Who

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