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

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Jewish Lights Pub., 2000 - Nature - 336 pages
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An invaluable key to understanding the intersection of ecology and Judaism.Volume 2: -- Zionism: One Land, Two Peoples-- Eco-Judaism: One Earth, Many Peoples

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Mitchell must by now be accounted one of our generation!s heroic translators, having taken on the Book of Job, the Tao te Ching, and Genesis and done so much to popularize Rilke in English. Now he ... Read full review


Zionism One Land Two Peoples
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Arthur Waskow is recognized as one of the leading thinkers of the Jewish renewal movement. He has been at the forefront of creating Jewish renewal theory, practice and institutions. He founded and directs The Shalom Center, and is a Pathfinder of ALEPH: Alliance for Jewish Renewal, an international network. He is founder and editor of the journal New Menorah, and helped found the Fabrangen Cheder and the National Havurah Committee. His previous books include Godwrestling; GodwrestlingRound 2: Ancient Wisdom, Future Paths, which was named Best Religion Book of the Year; The Freedom Seder; Seasons of Our Joy; and Down-to-Earth Judaism. He is the co-editor of Trees, Earth, Torah: A Tu BShvat Anthology (Jewish Publication Society).