Religion: Judaism

  • Judaic Technologies of the Word: A Cognitive Analysis of Jewish Cultural Formation book cover

    Judaic Technologies of the Word

    A Cognitive Analysis of Jewish Cultural Formation, 1st Edition

    By Gabriel Levy

    Judaic Technologies of the Word argues that Judaism does not exist in an abstract space of reflection. Rather, it exists both in artifacts of the material world - such as texts - and in the bodies, brains, hearts, and minds of individual people. More than this, Judaic bodies and texts, both oral…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27

  • Foundations of Christianity (Routledge Revivals): A Study in Christian Origins book cover

    Foundations of Christianity (Routledge Revivals)

    A Study in Christian Origins, 1st Edition

    By Karl Kautsky

    First published in 1925, Karl Kautsky presents a Marxist history of Christianity and Christian society. Divided into four key sections, the book begins by considering the personality of Jesus as portrayed within Pagan and Christian sources and highlighting the Church’s difficulty in presenting a…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge Revivals

  • Representing Zion: Judgement and Salvation in the Old Testament book cover

    Representing Zion

    Judgement and Salvation in the Old Testament, 1st Edition

    By Frederik Poulsen

    The prophetic books of the Old Testament offer a fascinating collection of oracles, poetic images, and theological ideas. Among the most prominent themes are those of judgment and salvation, especially concerning the fate of Zion. This place, where the people of God dwell, is alternately presented…

    Hardback – 2014-09-30
    Copenhagen International Seminar

  • Companion Encyclopedia of Theology book cover

    Companion Encyclopedia of Theology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Byrne, Leslie Houlden, Rev Prof Leslie Houlden

    The Companion Encyclopedia of Theology provides a comprehensive guide to modern theological thought. An international team of theologians and practitioners of both the Christian and Jewish faiths investigate and consider aspects of theology in 48 self-contained articles. Neither partisan and…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
    Routledge Companion Encyclopedias

  • Judaism, Jewish Identities and the Gospel Tradition: Essays in Honour of Maurice Casey book cover

    Judaism, Jewish Identities and the Gospel Tradition

    Essays in Honour of Maurice Casey, 1st Edition

    Edited by James G. Crossley

    Contemporary Gospel studies have recently taken increasing interest in the Jewish context of Jesus and the gospels. Judaism, Jewish Identities and the Gospel Tradition offers an overview of the ways in which Judaism is used in the canonical gospels and how this relates to the idea of a 'Jewish…

    Paperback – 2014-08-28

  • Linguistic Dating of Biblical Texts: An Introduction to Approaches and Problems book cover

    Linguistic Dating of Biblical Texts

    An Introduction to Approaches and Problems, 1st Edition

    By Ian Young, Robert Rezetko, Martin Ehrensvard

    Since the beginning of critical scholarship biblical texts have been dated using linguistic evidence. Until now there has been no introduction to and comprehensive overview of the field. Volume 1 introduces the linguistic dating of biblical texts. The book examines the principles and methodology…

    Hardback – 2014-08-22

  • Anti-Semitism and Anti-Zionism in Historical Perspective: Convergence and Divergence book cover

    Anti-Semitism and Anti-Zionism in Historical Perspective

    Convergence and Divergence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey Herf

    Previously published as a special issue of The Journal of Israeli History, this book presents the reflections of historians from Israel, Europe, Canada and the United States concerning the similarities and differences between anti-Zionism and anti-Semitism primarily in Europe and the Middle East.…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15

  • Remembering Genocide book cover

    Remembering Genocide

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nigel Eltringham, Pam Maclean

    In Remembering Genocide an international group of scholars draw on current research from a range of disciplines to explore how communities throughout the world remember genocide. Whether coming to terms with atrocities committed in Namibia and Rwanda, Australia, Canada, the Punjab, Armenia,…

    Paperback – 2014-06-25
    Remembering the Modern World

  • After Eichmann: Collective Memory and Holocaust Since 1961 book cover

    After Eichmann

    Collective Memory and Holocaust Since 1961, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Cesarani

    In 1961 Adolf Eichmann went on trial in Jerusalem for his part in the Nazi persecution and mass murder of Europe’s Jews. For the first time a judicial process focussed on the genocide against the Jews and heard Jewish witnesses to the catastrophe. The trial and the controversies it caused had a…

    Paperback – 2014-04-28

  • Zionism and the State of Israel: A Moral Inquiry book cover

    Zionism and the State of Israel

    A Moral Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By The Rev Dr Michael Prior Cm, Michael Prior

    Zionism and the State of Israel provides a topical and controversial analysis of the development of Zionism and the recent history and politics of Israel.This thought-provoking study examines the ways in which the Bible has been used to legitimize the implementation of the ideological and political…

    Paperback – 2014-04-08

  • The Jews as a Chosen People: Tradition and transformation book cover

    The Jews as a Chosen People

    Tradition and transformation, 1st Edition

    By S. Leyla Gurkan

    The concept of the Jews as a chosen people is a key element of the Jewish faith and identity. This book explores the idea of chosenness from the ancient world, through modernity and into the Post-Holocaust era. Analysing a vast corpus of biblical, ancient, rabbinic and modern Jewish literature,…

    Paperback – 2014-03-28
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • The Rebellion of Absalom book cover

    The Rebellion of Absalom

    1st Edition

    By Keith Bodner

    With extraordinary range and literary energy, the story of Absalom’s rebellion in 2 Samuel ranks as the most elaborate and extensively narrated internal political event in the Hebrew Bible, complete with a host of scandalous and sordid events: illicit sex, murder, cover-up, petty crime, to name a…

    Paperback – 2013-12-18

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