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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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  • Lina Barouch boeken
    Lina Barouch - Between German and Hebrew

    This book traces the German-Hebrew contact zones in which Gershom Scholem, Werner Kraft and Ludwig Strauss lived and produced their creative work in early twentieth-century Germany and later in British Mandate Palestine after their voluntary or forced… (Harde kaft)

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  • Joseph Blenkinsopp boeken
    Joseph Blenkinsopp - Essays on Judaism in the Pre-Hellenistic Period

    The essays deal with developments during the period from the liquidation of the Judean state to the conquests of Alexander the Great. This was a critical time in the Near East and the Mediterranean world in general. It marked the end of the great Semitic… (Harde kaft)

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  • Geza Vermes boeken
    Geza Vermes - Complete Dead Sea Scrolls in English (7th Edition)

    Offers the translated text of the Dead Sea Scroll documents as well as information about their history and significance (Zachte kaft)

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  • 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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  • Isaac W. Oliver boeken
    Isaac W. Oliver - Torah Praxis after 70 CE

    any consider the gospel of Matthew to be one of the most "Jewish" texts of the New Testament. Luke-Acts, on the other hand, has traditionally been viewed as a very "Greek" and Gentile-Christian text. Isaac W. Oliver challenges this dichotomy, reading Matthew… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Ritual Innovation in the Hebrew Bible and Early Judaism

    What are rituals, if not ancient practices, unchanged throughout generations? Yet, if we compare the rituals described in late Second Temple texts to those in the Hebrew Bible it is apparent that rituals do change. Were such rituals practiced, or were they… (Harde kaft)

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  • David Ohana boeken
    David Ohana - The Origins of Israeli Mythology

    "We claim that Zionism as a meta-narrative has been formed through contradiction to two alternative models, the Canaanite and crusader narratives. These narratives are the most daring and heretical assaults on Israeli-Jewish identity, which is umbilically… (Zachte kaft)

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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 boeken
    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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Martin Lund boeken
    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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  • Peter Ochs boeken