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Creation and the Persistence of Evil: The Jewish Drama of Divine Omnipotence

Jon Douglas Levenson - Religion - 1988 - 182 pages
This paperback edition brings to a wide audience one of the most innovative and meaningful models of God for this post-Auschwitz era. In a thought-provoking return to the ...
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Chosen Voices: The Story of the American Cantorate

Mark Slobin - Music - 2002 - 318 pages
The cantorate in Jewish culture -- Part I : the cantorate in American history -- 1680s-1880s : colonials through German reformers -- 1880s-1940s : first- and second-generation ...
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Home Lands: Portraits of the New Jewish Diaspora

Larry Tye - History - 2002 - 360 pages
A portrait of modern Jewish identity is revealed through a study of seven Jewish communities around the world, exploring the history of each community, their current status ...
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Covenant of Blood: Circumcision and Gender in Rabbinic Judaism

Lawrence A. Hoffman - Religion - 1996 - 256 pages
Central to both biblical narrative and rabbinic commentary, circumcision has remained a defining rite of Jewish identity, a symbol so powerful that challenges to it have always ...
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To Rule Jerusalem

Roger Friedland, Richard Hecht - History - 2000 - 588 pages
""To Rule Jerusalem" is a study of religion and politics, Judaism and Zionism as well as Palestinian nationalism and Islam, and it brings a most remarkable perspective to a ...
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Zionism and the Arabs: An American Jewish Dilemma, 1898-1948

Rafael Medoff - Religion - 1997 - 188 pages
Medoff (Jewish studies, State U. of New York) takes the choice American Jews had to make between Zionism and democracy as a case study to explore the process by which they ...
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The People of the Book: Drama, Fellowship, and Religion

Religion - 2001 - 337 pages
Judaism has long derived its identity from its sacred books. The book or scrollâ rather than the image or idolâ has been emblematic of Jewish faith and tradition. The People ...
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And I Will Dwell in Their Midst: Orthodox Jews in Suburbia

Etan Diamond - Religion - 2000 - 215 pages
Provides a social history of Orthodox Jews living in the suburbs of Toronto, exploring such aspects of the community as schools, kosher homes, and synagogues.
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