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  • David Chapman boeken
    David Chapman - Ancient Jewish and Christian Perceptions of Crucifixion

    David W. Chapman examines Second Temple and early rabbinic literature and material remains in order to demonstrate the range of ancient Jewish perceptions about crucifixion. He examines ancient Jewish historical accounts of crucifixion, analyzes magical… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Aaron J Hahn Tapper boeken
    Aaron J Hahn Tapper - Judaisms

    "An introductory textbook that examines how Jews are a culture, ethnicity, nation, nationality, race, and religion. With each chapter revolving around a single theme--Narratives, Sinais, Zions, Messiahs, Laws, Mysticisms, Cultures, Movements, Genocides,… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Astrid Zajdband boeken
    Astrid Zajdband - German Rabbis in British Exile

    The rich history of the German rabbinate came to an abrupt halt with the November Pogrom of 1938. The need to leave Germany became clear and many rabbis made use of the visas they had been offered. Their resettlement in Britain was hampered by additional… (Harde kaft)

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  • Hagit Lavsky boeken
    Hagit Lavsky - The Creation of the German-Jewish Diaspora

    This book is first of its kind to deal with the interwar Jewish emigration from Germany in a comparative framework and follows the entire migration process from the point of view of the emigrants. It combines the usage of social and economic measures with the… (Harde kaft)

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    Lawrence Perlman - The Eclipse of Humanity

    It has been widely assumed that Heschel's writings are poetic inspirations devoid of philosophical analysis and unresponsive to the evil of the Holocaust. Who Is Man? (1965) contains a detailed phenomenological analyis of man and being which is directed at the… (Harde kaft)

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  • Eugene Seaich boeken
    Eugene Seaich - A Great Mystery

    In this thoroughly provocative book, the late Eugene Seaich made a detailed study of the intractable mystery of the Jerusalem temple. Using historical sources and ingenious detective work, Seaich suggested that the cherubim in Solomon's temple were portrayed… (Harde kaft)

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  • Dan Cohn-Sherbok boeken
    Dan Cohn-Sherbok - Dictionary of Jews and Jewish Life

    A handy guide for anyone seeking knowledge about the Jewish faith and the Jewish people. From angels to the Zohar, Moses to Groucho Marx, from the Garden of Eden to the Babylonian Talmud, this is a treasure house of information (and even includes some typical… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Andrew Chester boeken
    Andrew Chester - Messiah and Exaltation

    Andrew Chester focuses on Jewish messianic hope, intermediary figures, and visionary traditions of human transformation, particularly in the Second Temple period, and analyzes their significance for the origin and development of New Testament Christology. This… (Harde kaft)

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  • Unknown Author boeken
    Unknown Author - The Holy Bible

    Excerpt from The Holy Bible: Containing the Old and New Testaments Translated Out of the Original Tongues 8 Woe unto them that join house to house, that lay field to field, till there be no room, and ye be placed alone in the midst of the land! 9 In mine ears… (Zachte kaft)

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    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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  • Anne Lykke boeken
    Anne Lykke - Reign and Religion in Palestine

    Ancient Jewish coinage is one of the few material sources offering detailed insight into the political developments taking place throughout a specific period of ancient Jewish history. Jewish coinage was minted and issued in Palestine, alongside a number of… (Harde kaft)

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  • In Search for Aram and Israel

    Throughout its history, the Kingdom of Israel had strong connections with the Aramaean world. Constantly changing relations, from rivalry and military conflicts to alliances and military cooperation, affected the history of the whole Levant and left their… (Harde kaft)

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  • Albert Baumgarten boeken
    Albert Baumgarten - Elias Bickerman as a Historian of the Jews

    This biography of Elias Bickerman (1897-1981), one of the foremost historians of Graeco-Roman antiquity active in the twentieth century, focuses on his role as a historian of the Jews. Bickerman had an extra-ordinary life. He was born in Kishinev and grew up… (Harde kaft)

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    Martin Lund - Re-Constructing the Man of Steel

    In this book, Martin Lund challenges contemporary claims about the original Superman's supposed Jewishness and offers a critical re-reading of the earliest Superman comics. Engaging in critical dialogue with extant writing on the subject, Lund argues… (Harde kaft)

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  • Ira Bedzow boeken
    Ira Bedzow - Maimonides for Moderns

    This book aims to construct a contemporary Jewish philosophy that accounts for virtue ethics or, rather, to give Jewish virtue ethics a contemporary language for its expression. Ira Bedzow draws significantly on the work of Moses Maimonides and his… (Harde kaft)

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  • The Jew as Legitimation

    This book traces the historical phenomenon of "the Jew as Legitimation." Contributors discuss how Jews have been used, through time, to validate non-Jewish beliefs. The volume dissects the dilemmas and challenges this pattern has presented to Jews. Throughout… (Harde kaft)

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  • The Process of Authority

    The authority of canonical texts, especially of the Bible, is often described in static definitions. However, the authority of these texts was acquired as well as exercised in a dynamic process of transmission and reception. This book analyzes selected aspects… (Harde kaft)

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  • Talmuda de-Eretz Israel

    "Talmuda de-Eretz Israel: Archaeology and the Rabbis in Late Antique Palestine brings together an international community of historians, literature scholars and archaeologists to explore how the integrated study of rabbinic texts and archaeology increases our… (Harde kaft)

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  • Oded Yisraeli boeken
    Oded Yisraeli - Temple Portals

    This monograph discusses the Zohar, the most important book of the Kabbalah, as a late strata of the Midrashic literature. The author concentrates on the 'expanded' biblical stories in the Zohar and on its relationship to the ancient Talmudic Aggadah. The… (Harde kaft)

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  • Rufus of Ephesus boeken
    Rufus of Ephesus - On Melancholy

    In his medical monograph On Melancholy, Rufus of Ephesus (fl. AD 100) combined medical and philosophical ideas: black bile is the cause for madness and depression, and a sign of intellectual genius. His notion of melancholy strongly influenced subsequent… (Harde kaft)

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  • 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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  • David H Stern boeken
    David H Stern - Jewish New Testament

    Translated by David H. Stern Uses neutral terms and Hebrew names Highlights Jewish features and Jewish references Corrects mistranslations from an anti-Jewish theological bias 436 pp (Zachte kaft)

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  • Miryam Brand boeken
    Miryam Brand - Evil Within and Without

    iryam T. Brand explores how texts of the Second Temple period address the theological problem of the existence of sin and describe the source of human sin. By surveying the relevant Apocrypha, Pseudepigrapha, and Dead Sea Scrolls, as well as the works of Philo… (Harde kaft)

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  • David Freidenreich boeken
    David Freidenreich - Foreigners and Their Food - Constructing Otherness in Jewish, Christian and Islamic Law

    Foreigners and Their Food explores how Jews, Christians, and Muslims conceptualize "us" and "them" through rules about the preparation of food by adherents of other religions and the act of eating with such outsiders. David M. Freidenreich analyzes the… (Harde kaft)

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