Religion: Judaism

  • Sites of Jewish Memory: Jews in and From Islamic Lands in Modern Times book cover

    Sites of Jewish Memory

    Jews in and From Islamic Lands in Modern Times, 1st Edition

    Edited by Glenda Abramson

    This book brings together a collection of 16 essays that explore Jewish communities in North Africa, Turkey and Iraq. The discussions are located primarily in the 20th century but essays also examine the Jewish community in 16th-century Istanbul, and in early modern Morocco. Topics include…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • The Message of Judaism: Sermons Preached at a West London Synagogue book cover

    The Message of Judaism

    Sermons Preached at a West London Synagogue, 1st Edition

    By Morris Joseph

    Published in 1908, this book draws on a variety of sermons written by Rev. Morris Josephs, to provide a message on Judaism. Designed to create a discourse for universal readership this book covers topics such as the ethics of Jewish life, the perception of the world vs Judaism, and the religious…

    Hardback – 2018-08-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Religionization of Israeli Society book cover

    The Religionization of Israeli Society

    1st Edition

    By Yoav Peled, Horit Herman Peled

    During Israel's military operation in Gaza in the summer of 2014 the commanding officer of the Givati infantry brigade, Colonel Ofer Vinter, called upon his troops to fight "the terrorists who defame the God of Israel." This unprecedented call for religious war by a senior IDF commander caused an…

    Hardback – 2018-08-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

  • Judaism As Creed And Life book cover

    Judaism As Creed And Life

    1st Edition

    By Morris Joseph

    Published in 1910 this book considers Jewish teaching and the ethics of religion itself. Rev. Morris Joseph discussed Judaism in both a practical and academic context as well as considering the subject in conjunction with other prominent word religions…

    Hardback – 2018-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Synagogue and the Church: BEING A CONTRIBUTION TO THE APOLOGETICS OF JUDAISM book cover

    The Synagogue and the Church

    BEING A CONTRIBUTION TO THE APOLOGETICS OF JUDAISM, 1st Edition

    By Paul Goodman

    Published in 1908, this book details the development and establishment of Judaism and Jewish culture in contrast to the spread and presence of the Christian church and community. Focusing on the spiritual importance of Jewish scripture and its prominence in other Abrahamic religions, Goodman…

    Hardback – 2018-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Revealing the History of Ancient Palestine: Changing Perspectives 8 book cover

    Revealing the History of Ancient Palestine

    Changing Perspectives 8, 1st Edition

    By Keith W. Whitelam

    This volume is part of the Changing Perspectives sub-series, which is constituted by anthologies of articles by world-renowned biblical scholars and historians that have made an impact on the field and changed its course during the last decades. This volume offers a collection of seminal essays by…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge
    Copenhagen International Seminar

  • Boundaries, Identity and belonging in Modern Judaism book cover

    Boundaries, Identity and belonging in Modern Judaism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Diemling, Larry Ray

    The drawing of boundaries has always been a key part of the Jewish tradition and has served to maintain a distinctive Jewish identity. At the same time, these boundaries have consistently been subject to negotiation, transgression and contestation. The increasing fragmentation of Judaism into…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • Routledge Handbook of Religion and Ecology book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Religion and Ecology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Willis J. Jenkins, Mary Evelyn Tucker, John Grim

    The moral values and interpretive systems of religions are crucially involved in how people imagine the challenges of sustainability and how societies mobilize to enhance ecosystem resilience and human well-being. The Routledge Handbook of Religion and Ecology provides the most comprehensive and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-20
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Rethinking ‘Authority’ in Late Antiquity: Authorship, Law, and Transmission in Jewish and Christian Tradition book cover

    Rethinking ‘Authority’ in Late Antiquity

    Authorship, Law, and Transmission in Jewish and Christian Tradition, 1st Edition

    Edited by A.J. Berkovitz, Mark Letteney

    The historian’s task involves unmasking the systems of power that underlie our sources. A historian must not only analyze the content and context of ancient sources, but also the structures of power, authority, and political contingency that account for their transmission, preservation, and…

    Hardback – 2018-06-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

  • Routledge Revivals: The Challenge of Islam (2005): Encounters in Interfaith Dialogue book cover

    Routledge Revivals: The Challenge of Islam (2005)

    Encounters in Interfaith Dialogue, 1st Edition

    By Douglas Pratt

    First published in 2005, this book addresses the challenges arising from Christian-Muslim encounter and attempts to enable outsiders to understand the religion of Islam. The author offers distinctive perspectives that compliment much other literature in the study of Islam and in particular…

    Paperback – 2018-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Between Jews and Heretics: Refiguring Justin Martyr’s Dialogue with Trypho book cover

    Between Jews and Heretics

    Refiguring Justin Martyr’s Dialogue with Trypho, 1st Edition

    By Matthijs den Dulk

    Justin Martyr’s Dialogue with Trypho is the oldest preserved literary dialogue between a Jew and a Christian and a key text for understanding the development of early Judaism and Christianity. In Between Jews and Heretics, Matthijs den Dulk argues that whereas scholarship has routinely cast this…

    Hardback – 2018-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Early Christian World

  • Food, Farming and Religion: Emerging Ethical Perspectives book cover

    Food, Farming and Religion

    Emerging Ethical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Gretel Van Wieren

    Although the religious and ethical consideration of food and eating is not a new phenomenon, the debate about food and eating today is distinctly different from most of what has preceded it in the history of Western culture. Yet the field of environmental ethics, especially religious approaches to…

    Paperback – 2018-04-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

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