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  • E Leigh Gibson boeken
    E Leigh Gibson - The Jewish Manumission Inscriptions of the Bosporus Kingdom

    E. Leigh Gibson analyses a little-known group of Greek inscriptions that record the manumission of slaves in synagogues located on the hellenized north shore of the Black Sea in the first three centuries of the common era. Through a comparison of this corpus… (Harde kaft)

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    74,95
  • Jutta Leonhardt boeken
    Jutta Leonhardt - Jewish Worship in Philo von Alexandria

    As a knowledgeable contemporary of the later Second Temple, Philo of Alexandria's approach to worship and his view of the essence of Jewish worship are of particular interest to the study of that period. Jutta Leonhardt discusses his views on the Jewish… (Harde kaft)

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    90,95
  • Uzi Leibner boeken
    Uzi Leibner - Settlement and History in Hellenistic, Roman, and Byzantine Galilee

    During the Hellenistic, Roman and Byzantine periods, the Galilee played an important role in the development of both Judaism and Christianity. In an attempt to draw a detailed picture of the nature and history of the rural settlement in this region, a test… (Harde kaft)

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    127,95
  • Elmar P. Ittenbach boeken
    Elmar P. Ittenbach - Samuel Hirsch

    Was ist das Wesen und die Aufgabe des Judentums? Das ist die Kernfrage, die das bedeutende Lebenswerk von Samuel Hirsch (1815-1889) prägt. Die Antwort findet sich in seinen zahlreichen Schriften und in seinem Wirken als liberaler Rabbiner in Dessau, Luxemburg… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Deborah Levine Gera boeken
    Deborah Levine Gera - Judith

    This volume includes a new translation and a detailed verse-by-verse commentary, which touches upon philological, literary, and historical questions. The extensive introduction discusses the work's date, historical background, and original language, biblical… (Harde kaft)

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    149,95
  • Ibolya Balla boeken
    Ibolya Balla - Ben Sira on Family, Gender, and Sexuality

    The Book of Ben Sira, the longest Jewish wisdom book, is a combination of wisdom poems about a personified female wisdom figure, and of teachings on everyday issues including marriage, family life, self-control, desires, and sexual promiscuity. Its author… (Harde kaft)

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    107,95
  • Tractates Pesahim and Yoma

    This volume of the Jerusalem Talmud comprises the fourth and fifth tractates of the Second Order. Pesahim introduces the prescriptions regarding Passover; Yoma covers regulations related to Yom Kippur, especially the role of the Kohen Gadol and the order of… (Harde kaft)

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    191,95
  • David J. Fine boeken
    David J. Fine - Jewish Integration in the German Army in the First World War

    In "Jewish Identities, the German Army, and the First World War" David J.Fine offers a surprising portrayal of Jewish officers in the German army as integrated and comfortably identified as both Jews and Germans. Looking at how Judaism and Christianity were… (Harde kaft)

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    101,95
  • Teresa Ann Ellis boeken
    Teresa Ann Ellis - Gender in the Book of Ben Sira

    Scholars who accept Ben Sira’s comments on women at face-value or ignore parallel comments about men preclude fundamental questions about the functions of these statements and about their contexts. Gender in the Book of Ben Sira provides a… (Harde kaft)

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    128,95
  • Vicente Dobroruka boeken
    Vicente Dobroruka - Second Temple Pseudepigraphy

    At this point of the scholarly debate on the nature of Second Temple pseudepigraphy, one may ask why another look at the problem is needed. This book is not the definitive answer to that problem but it proposes different paths - or better still, a two-fold… (Harde kaft)

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    107,95
  • Marvin A. Sweeney boeken
    Marvin A. Sweeney - Reading Prophetic Books

    In this volume Marvin A. Sweeney builds upon his former work "Form and Intertextuality in Prophetic and Apocalyptic Literature" (FAT 45, 2005). He introduces further studies that take up several key issues, including the reading of prophetic books in their… (Harde kaft)

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    143,95
  • German-Jewish Thought Between Religion and Politics

    German-Jewish intellectuals have occupied center stage in the discourse on Judaism and modernity since the Enlightenment. Dedicated to Paul Mendes-Flohr, this volume explores the complex interaction between Jewish thought and the often competing claims of… (Harde kaft)

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    170,95
  • Ze'ev Rosenkranz boeken
    Ze'ev Rosenkranz - Einstein Before Israel - Zionist Icon or Iconoclast?

    Albert Einstein was initially skeptical and even disdainful of the Zionist movement, yet he affiliated himself with this controversial political ideology and today is widely seen as an outspoken advocate for a modern Jewish homeland in Palestine. What enticed… (Harde kaft)

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    59,95
  • Jüdische Existenz in der Moderne

    In this book, internationally renowned historians from Germany, Israel, Hungary, the U.S. and the Netherlands reconstruct the biography and intellectual development of the rabbi and historian Abraham Geiger (1810-1874). The focus is on Geiger's intellectual… (Harde kaft)

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    128,95
  • Matthew, Kraus boeken
    Matthew, Kraus - How Should Rabbinic Literature be Read

    Through literary, historical, archaeological, and engendered readings, this collection of essays presents a multidisciplinary analysis of rabbinic texts. Such a conversation between diverse scholars illuminates the hermeneutical issues generated by the… (Harde kaft)

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    121,95
  • Admiel Kosman boeken
    Admiel Kosman - Gender and Dialogue in the Rabbinic Prism

    The author applies the fields of gender studies, psychoanalysis, and literature to Talmudic texts. In opposition to the perception of Judaism as a legal system, he argues that the Talmud demands inner spiritual effort, to which the trait of humility and the… (Harde kaft)

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    101,95
  • Carl Djerassi boeken
    Carl Djerassi - Four Jews on Parnassus - a Conversation

    Walter Benjamin, Theodor W. Adorno, Gershom Scholem, and Arnold Sch nberg each struggled with the question of Jewish identity in the absence of a common religious label. Adorno was the prototypical German Jewish non-Jew, Benjamin vacillated between German Jew… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Jüdische Kultur in den SchUM-Städten

    Die Städte Speyer, Worms und Mainz, deren hebräisches Kürzel "SchUM" lautet, sind bis heute ein Markstein im jüdischen Bewusstsein in aller Welt. Es sind neben den heiligen Orten und Steinen vor allem die Erzählungen, Erinnerungen, Lieder und Melodien,… (Harde kaft)

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  • The Book of Job

    The Book of Job has held a central role in defining the project of modernity from the age of Enlightenment until today. Why has Job’s response to disaster become a touchstone for modern reflections on catastrophic events? This volume engages this question… (Harde kaft)

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    107,95
  • Alexander Kulik boeken
    Alexander Kulik - 3 Baruch

    This work provides the key to one of the most enigmatic Jewish Hellenistic texts preserved in Greek and Slavonic. 3 Baruch, properly read, significantly enriches our understanding of the history of the motifs found in early Jewish lore, at times providing… (Harde kaft)

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    160,95
  • Michel G. Distefano boeken
    Michel G. Distefano - Inner-Midrashic Introductions and Their Influence on Introductions to Medieval Rabbinic Bible Commentaries

    The opening sections of some Midrashim deal with the same type of material that is found in the introductions to medieval rabbinic Bible commentaries. These are designated as "Inner-Midrashic Introductions" (IMIs). Further analysis of Bible commentary… (Harde kaft)

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    101,95
  • With Letters of Light

    "This volume offers valuable insights into a wide range of scholarly achievements in the study of the Dead Sea Scrolls, Jewish apocalypticism, magic, and mysticism from the Second Temple period to the later rabbinic and Hekhalot developments. The majority of… (Harde kaft)

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  • Canonicity, Setting, Wisdom in the Deuterocanonicals

    The volume publishes papers read at the tenth International Conference on the Deuterocanonical Books, Budapest, 2013. The authors explore various aspects of this literature, with pre-eminent emphasis on their relation to diverse early Jewish texts and… (Harde kaft)

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    117,95
  • Early Christian and Jewish Narrative

    The authors of this volume elucidate the remarkable role played by religion in the shaping and reshaping of narrative forms in antiquity and late antiquity in a variety of ways. This is particularly evident in ancient Jewish and Christian narrative, but also… (Harde kaft)

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    143,95
  • Old Jewish Commentaries on the Song of Songs I

    The commentary of Yefet ben Eli the Karaite (second half of the tenth century) on The Song of Songs is example of an exegetical work obeying two imperatives: The explanation of the divine message of Salvation mixed with the assiduous Karaite effort to prove… (Zachte kaft)

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    96,95