Fifty Key Jewish Thinkers

This popular Key Guide provides an overview of the broader intellectual currents of Jewish philosophy. It includes a chronological table and maps.

Fifty Key Jewish Thinkers

Author: Dan Cohn-Sherbok

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134799993

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This popular Key Guide provides an overview of the broader intellectual currents of Jewish philosophy. It includes a chronological table and maps.

Fifty Key Jewish Thinkers

Such a handy reference book would not take the place of either multi-volume
reference works or studies of individual thinkers; rather it could serve as a first
point of entry into the fascinating world of Jewish thought. This book, Fifty Key
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Fifty Key Jewish Thinkers

Author: Dan Cohn-Sherbok

Publisher: Routledge

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Fifty Key Jewish Thinkers is a panoramic survey of over 2,000 years of Jewish thought, religious and secular, ancient and modern. Now in its second edition, this essential reference guide contains new introductions to the lives and works of such thinkers as: Hannah Arendt, Immanuel Levinas, Judith Plaskow, Sigmund Freud, and Walter Benjamin. Also including fully updated guides to further reading on figures from the middle ages through to the twenty-first century, historical maps and a chronology placing the thinkers in context, this is an essential and affordable one-volume reference to a rich and complex tradition.

Judaism

This all-encompassing textbook is an unrivalled guide to the history, belief and practice of Judaism, written by a scholar and rabbi who is also an experienced university teacher.

Judaism

Author: Dan Cohn-Sherbok

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group

ISBN: 9786610108336

Page: 583

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This all-encompassing textbook is an unrivalled guide to the history, belief and practice of Judaism, written by a scholar and rabbi who is also an experienced university teacher.

Fifty Key Thinkers on the Holocaust and Genocide

This unique volume critically discusses the works of fifty of the most influential scholars involved in the study of the Holocaust and genocide.

Fifty Key Thinkers on the Holocaust and Genocide

Author: Paul R. Bartrop

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1136931384

Page: 336

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This unique volume critically discusses the works of fifty of the most influential scholars involved in the study of the Holocaust and genocide. Studying each scholar’s background and influences, the authors examine the ways in which their major works have been received by critics and supporters, and analyse each thinker’s contributions to the field. Key figures discussed range from historians and philosophers, to theologians, anthropologists, art historians and sociologists, including: Hannah Arendt Christopher Browning Primo Levi Raphael Lemkin Jacques Sémelin Saul Friedländer Samantha Power Hans Mommsen Emil Fackenheim Helen Fein Adam Jones Ben Kiernan. A thoughtful collection of groundbreaking thinkers, this book is an ideal resource for academics, students, and all those interested in both the emerging and rapidly evolving field of Genocide Studies and the established field of Holocaust Studies.

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Jewish Year Book 2007

Jews of Canterbury ( 1984 ) ; The Salman Rushdie Controversy in Interreligious
Perspective ( ed . ) ... A Popular Dictionary of Judaism ( 1995 ) ; The Hebrew
Bible ( 1996 ) ; Fifty Key Jewish Thinkers ( 1996 ) ; The Jewish Messiah ( 1997 ) ;
Jews ...

Jewish Year Book 2007

Author: Stephen W. Massil

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A record of the organisations, people and events in the contemporary Jewish world.

Jewish Book World

$59.95 ISBN: 978-0-8014-3956-8 The first intellectual biography of Cohen,
whose career and legal philosophy were inextricably bound to debates about the
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The Dictionary of Jewish Biography

Each entry is followed by a short bibliography. The book includes an extended Introduction, which explains the criteria for inclusion, and outlines the history of Israel and the Jewish diaspora.

The Dictionary of Jewish Biography

Author: Dan Cohn-Sherbok

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

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Page: 308

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From Abraham to Saul Bellow, from Moses Maimonides to Woody Allen, from the Baal Shem Tov to Albert Einstein, this comprehensive dictionary of Jewish biographies provides a first point of entry into the fascinating richness of the Jewish heritage. Compiled with the assistance of a distinguished group of scholars, theDictionary of Jewish Biographyprovides a rapid reference to the biographies of almost 4000 Jewish men and women who, over the past four millennia, have contributed to the life, history, and study of Judaism in all its facets. Those profiled represent every walk of life and every area of accomplishment. Included are rabbinic scholars, key religious figures, spiritual leaders, founders of modern movements, major writers, Enlightenment figures, novelists, journalists, scientists, mystics, Israeli politicians, musicians, actors and actresses, film stars, famous rabbis, distinguished cantors, biblical figures, economists, architects, athletes, and radicals and heretics. Each entry is followed by a short bibliography. The book includes an extended Introduction, which explains the criteria for inclusion, and outlines the history of Israel and the Jewish diaspora. This dictionary will prove essential for general readers interested in the evolution of Judaism from ancient times to the present day, a perfect study aid for students and teachers. This panoramic bibliographic survey provides a unique guide to the leading figures of the past and present.

Essential Torah

Fifty Key Jewish Thinkers . London : Routledge , 1997 . Dan , Joseph .
Introduction to The Early Kabbalah . New York : Paulist Press , 1986 . Epstein ,
Isidore . “ Maimonides . ” In Jewish Philosophy and Philosophers , ed . Raymond
Goldwater ...

Essential Torah

Author: George Robinson

Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.

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A comprehensive overview of the Torah traces the origins and history of the heart of the Hebrew Bible and the first five books of the Christian Bible, discussing its significance to Jewish belief and practice, Jewish history, and role in worship.

The Still Small Voice

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The Still Small Voice

Author: Michael Holzman

Publisher: Urj Press

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Page: 324

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The Gender Gap

I just opened up a book called Fifty Key Jewish Thinkers , published in 1997 , and
not a single woman is included . There are still Jewish academic conferences
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The Gender Gap

Author: Doug Barden

Publisher: Urj Press

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The International Who s who

Legal Council Jewish Agency for Palestine, Jerusalem 1947; State Attorney,
Ministry of Justice, Hakirya 1948, Dir. ... Liberation Debate 1996, Atlas of Jewish
History 1996, Medieval Jewish Philosophy 1996, Fifty Key Jewish Thinkers 1996.

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Paperbound Books in Print

Penguin . Eclipse of God : Studies in the Relation between Religion & Philosophy
. Buber , M. ... Fifty Key Words in Philosophy . Ward , K. 1.65 . ... Title : Walls Are
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American Book Publishing Record

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Jewish Culture and History

Indeed , it is perhaps due to such new awareness that the stories included make
for such moving reading . EVA FROJMOVIC University of Leeds Dan Cohn -
Sherbok , Fifty Key Jewish Thinkers ( London : Routledge , 1997 ) . Pp.xiii + 132.

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The Journal of Jewish Studies

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Contemporary Authors

Medieval Jewish Philosophy , Curzon , 1996 . ( With Andrew Linzey ) After Noah :
Animals in the Jewish and Christian Tradition , Cassell ( London ) , 1996 . The
Jewish Messiah , T. ... ( London ) , 1996 . Fifty Key Jewish Thinkers , Routledge ...

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