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  • David S. Mendelsson boeken
    David S. Mendelsson - Jewish Education in England, 1944-1988

    Today, the dominant model for Jewish education is the community-wide, technologically advanced day school, where the Judaic subjects are taught by professional educators using student-friendly, interactive methodologies. Not so long ago, however, most Jewish… (Zachte kaft)

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    54,95
  • Ran Hacohen boeken
    Ran Hacohen - Reclaiming the Hebrew Bible

    The 19th century saw the rise of Biblical Criticism in German universities, culminating in Wellhausen's radical revision of the history of biblical times and religion. For German-Jewish intellectuals, the academic discipline promised emancipation from… (Harde kaft)

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    149,95
  • Martina Urban boeken
    Martina Urban - Theodicy of Culture and the Jewish Ethos

    This volume presents the theory of culture of the Russian-born German Jewish social philosopher David Koigen (1879-1933). Heir to Hermann Cohen's neo-Kantian interpretation of Judaism as a religion of reason, he draws upon philosophical anthropology and the… (Harde kaft)

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    138,95
  • The Jerusalem Talmud. Second Order

    This volume of the Jerusalem Talmud publishes the first twotractates of the Second Order, sabbat and 'Eruvin. These tractates deal with discussion of all regulations regarding Shabbat, the weekly day of rest, including the activities prohibited on Shabbat. The… (Harde kaft)

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    233,95
  • Tractates Terumot and Ma'serot

    First Order: Zeraïm / Tractates Terumot and Ma'serot is the forth volume in the edition of the Jerusalem Talmud, a basic work in Jewish Patristics. The volume presents the fundamental Jewish texts on obligatory gift to priests, and tithes to Levites, and the… (Harde kaft)

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    233,95
  • Moshe Zimmermann boeken
    Moshe Zimmermann - Die deutschen Juden in der Geschichte der Shoah: Keine Enklave!

    it dem Leopold-Lucas Preis wurde in diesem Jahr der Historiker Moshe Zimmermann für seinen Beitrag zur Erforschung von Geschichte und Kultur des deutschen Judentums und ihres Verständnisses im Horizont der allgemeinen Geschichte geehrt. In seinem Vortrag… (Harde kaft)

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    21,95
  • Bernard M. Levinson boeken
    Bernard M. Levinson - "The Right Chorale": Studies in Biblical Law and Interpretation

    This book presents twelve selected investigations of textual composition, interpretation, revision, and transmission. With these studies, Bernard Levinson draws upon the literary forebears of biblical law in cuneiform literature and its reinterpretation in the… (Harde kaft)

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    116,95
  • V. Henry T. Nguyen boeken
    V. Henry T. Nguyen - Christian Identity in Corinth

    V. Henry T. Nguyen explores the social dynamics of Christian identity in the apostle Paul s second letter to the Corinthians. In order to grasp how identity affected social relations in the world of the New Testament, he examines the ancient concept of… (Zachte kaft)

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    69,95
  • Benjamin E. Reynolds boeken
    Benjamin E. Reynolds - The Apocalyptic Son of Man in the Gospel of John

    Benjamin E. Reynolds demonstrates that the Johannine Son of Man is an apocalyptic figure and that the background of this apocalyptic figure can be traced to the 'one like a son of man' from Daniel 7 and the interpretations of this figure in Jewish apocalyptic… (Zachte kaft)

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    74,95
  • Reinhard Pummer boeken
    Reinhard Pummer - The Samaritans in Flavius Josephus

    The aim of this study is to ascertain the Jewish historian Flavius Josephus (first century C.E.) stance towards the Samaritans in the light of the new developments in Josephan and Samaritan studies as well as recent archaeological excavations. Although… (Harde kaft)

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    116,95
  • Wendy L. Widder boeken
    Wendy L. Widder - "To Teach" in Ancient Israel

    Numerous studies have sought to understand the nature ofeducation and the extent of literacy in ancient Israel, but none has asked what the ancient Israelites thought about teaching. This study is the first to ask how they conceived of the teaching process. It… (Harde kaft)

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  • Nicholas Ellis boeken
    Nicholas Ellis - The Hermeneutics of Divine Testing

    Nicholas Ellis examines the interplay present in early Jewish literature between authors' theological assumptions on divine agency in evil and their readings of biblical testing narratives. Ellis takes as a starting point the Epistle of James, and compares… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Michael Avioz boeken
    Michael Avioz - Nathan's Oracle (2 Samuel 7) and Its Interpreters

    This book offers a new analysis of Nathan's Oracle in 2 Samuel 7 and its echoes in the books of Samuel, Kings, and Chronicles. First, it deals separately with the main issues raised in 2 Samuel 7: the disqualification of David as temple builder and the nature… (Zachte kaft)

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    74,95
  • Ursula Rudnick boeken
    Ursula Rudnick - Post-Shoa Religious Metaphors:. The Image of God in the Poetry of Nelly Sachs

    This study analyzes the concept of God in the poetry of Nelly Sachs (1881-1970), a German-Jewish survivor of the Shoa and 1966 Nobel-laureate. Through an in-depth interpretation of seven of Sachs's poems, the author arrives at an understanding of Sachs'… (Zachte kaft)

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    75,95
  • Ancient Jewish Prayers and Emotions

    This collection of essaysoffers ananalysis of central texts in Greek, Hebrew and Aramaic relating to emotions within literary prayers. Their discussions touch upon such diverse topics as relations with God, exegesis, education, prophecy, linguistic expression,… (Harde kaft)

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    128,95
  • Ruth Henderson boeken
    Ruth Henderson - Second Temple Songs of Zion

    "Although in Second Temple literature we find a variety of songs concerned with the future of Jerusalem, little attempt has been made to analyse these comparatively as a generic group. In this study, three songs have been selected on the basis of their… (Harde kaft)

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  • Death in Jewish Life

    "This volume examines in inter-disciplinary perspective the degree to which the medieval Ashkenazi were innovative in the area of communal activity surrounding burial and mourning customs. The topics cover liturgical poetry as well as statutory prayers;… (Harde kaft)

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    138,95
  • Simeon Chavel boeken
    Simeon Chavel - Oracular Law and Priestly Historiography in the Torah

    Simeon Chavel identifies a distinct story-type in the Torah, the "oracular novella," its contours and poetics, historical background, and use. A very short story of human quandary resolved by divine law, the oracular novella depicts an incident or set of… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Yehuda Septimus boeken
    Yehuda Septimus - On the Boundaries of Talmudic Prayer

    The English term "prayer" is usually understood as communication with God or the gods. Scholars of Jewish ritual until now have accepted this characterization and applied it to Jewish tefillah . Does rabbinic prayer indeed necessarily entail second-person… (Harde kaft)

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  • Harry Fox boeken
    Harry Fox - Many Pious Women

    This work is of importance to anyone with an interest in whether women, especially Jewish Ashkenazic women, had a Renaissance. Many Pious Women is an annotated translation with extensive introductory essays of a unique 16th-century manuscript from Italy in… (Harde kaft)

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    138,95
  • Early Christian Communities Between Ideal and Reality

    The authors of this volume explore the notion of community as reflected upon in the writings of the Apostolic Fathers. Various aspects are dealt with, including concerns for organising the community, developing a sacramental and liturgical praxis, constructing… (Harde kaft)

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    106,95
  • Safwat Marzouk boeken
    Safwat Marzouk - Egypt as a Monster in the Book of Ezekiel

    Appealing to Monster Theory and the ancient Near Eastern motif of "Chaoskampf," Safwat Marzouk argues that the paradoxical character of the category of the monster is what prompts the portrayal of Egypt as a monster in the book of Ezekiel. While on the surface… (Zachte kaft)

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  • The Stranger in Ancient and Mediaeval Jewish Tradition

    This volume presents selected papers read at the first meeting of the Society for Jewish and Biblical Studies in Central Europe, in Piliscsaba, Hungary, 1-2 February, 2009, but does not publish the proceedings of this meeting (for a clarification see here).… (Harde kaft)

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    107,95
  • Markus Bockmuehl boeken
    Markus Bockmuehl - Revelation and Mystery in Ancient Judaism and Pauline Christianity

    Nähere Informationen zu diesem Buch erhalten Sie direkt vom Verlag / For further information about this title please contact Mohr Siebeck (Zachte kaft)

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    58,95
  • Nicholas de Lange boeken
    Nicholas de Lange - Greek Jewish Texts from the Cairo Geniza

    Nähere Informationen zu diesem Buch erhalten Sie direkt vom Verlag / For further information about this title please contact Mohr Siebeck (Harde kaft)

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    159,95