Torah of the earth: exploring 4,000 years of ecology in Jewish thought

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Jewish Lights Pub., 2000 - Nature
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An invaluable key to understanding the intersection of ecology and Judaism.

Volume 1:
-- Biblical Israel: One Land, One People
-- Rabbinic Judaism: One People, Many Lands

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Torah of the earth: exploring 4, 000 years of ecology in Jewish thought

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Contents

Biblical Israel One Land One People
1
The SabbaticalJubilee Tradition
14
Ecology in a Biblical Perspective
55
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Rabbi Arthur Waskow is a pathfinder of ALEPH: Alliance for Jewish Renewal. He founded and directs the Shalom Center, a division of ALEPH devoted to Jewish thought and practice to protect the earth. His other books include "Seasons of Our Joy" and "Godwrestling - Round II"~ He lives in Philadelphia with his wife, Phyllis Ocean Berman.