On Jews and Judaism in crisis: selected essays

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Schocken Books, 1976 - History - 306 pages
Essays, letters, and articles written by the distinguished Jewish scholar over a fifty-year period show him confronting, studying, and judging important ideas, events, and figures of twentieth-century Judaism

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Jewish Youth Movement
49
The GermanJewish Dialogue 6
65
S Y AgnonThe Last Hebrew Classic?
93
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Gershom Scholem was a professor of Jewish mysticism at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem until his death in 1982. Among his most important works are "Major Trends in Jewish Mysticism, The Messianic Idea in Judaism," and "On the Kabbalah and Its Symbolism.

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