The Reader's Guide to Judaism is a survey of English-language translations of the most important primary texts in the Jewish tradition. The field is assessed in some 470 essays discussing individuals (Martin Buber, Gluckel of Hameln), literature (Genesis, Ladino Literature), thought and beliefs (Holiness, Bioethics), practice (Dietary Laws, Passover), history (Venice, Baghdadi Jews of India), and arts and material culture (Synagogue Architecture, Costume). The emphasis is on Judaism, rather than on Jewish studies more broadly.Similarly, the volume edited by HAASE collects a number of essays in English on different subjects, providing a good illustration ... MORRISa#39;s extended essay offers a careful and worthwhile synthesis of scholarship through the mid-1980s on aanbsp;...
|Title||:||Reader's Guide to Judaism|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-12-02|