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The Five: A Novel of Jewish Life in Turn-of-the-Century Odessa

Vladimir Jabotinsky, Michael R. Katz - Fiction - 2005 - 203 pages
The Five is an captivating novel of the decadent fin-de-sičcle written by Vladimir Jabotinsky (1880–1940), a controversial leader in the Zionist movement whose literary talents ...
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The Idea of Biblical Interpretation: Essays in Honor of James L. Kugel

James L. Kugel, Judith H. Newman, Judith Hood Newman - Religion - 2004 - 604 pages
In this Festschrift, James Kugel's creative scholarship in biblical interpretation provides the inspiration for a wide-ranging collection of essays that treat the history of ...
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The Idea of History in Rabbinic Judaism

Jacob Neusner - Religion - 2004 - 340 pages
History provides one way of marking time, but there are others, like the Judaism of the dual Torah, set forth in the Rabbinic literature from the Mishnah through the Talmud of ...
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Jewish Studies Between the Disciplines

Peter Schčafer, Klaus Herrmann, Margarete Schlčuter, Giuseppe Veltri - Religion - 2003 - 502 pages
Peter Schafer, Professor and Director of the Institute for Judaic Studies at the Free University Berlin as well as Professor of Religion and Ronald O. Perelman Professor for ...
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Autobiographical Jews: Essays in Jewish Self-Fashioning

Michael Stanislawski - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 209 pages
Examines the nature of autobiographical writing by Jews from antiquity to the present, and the ways in which such writings can legitimately be used as sources for Jewish ...
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American Talmud: The Cultural Work of Jewish American Fiction

Ezra Cappell - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 233 pages
Looks at the role of Jewish American fiction in the larger context of American culture.
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