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The Resource The Wiley-Blackwell history of Jews and Judaism, edited by Alan T. Levenson

The Wiley-Blackwell history of Jews and Judaism, edited by Alan T. Levenson

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The Wiley-Blackwell history of Jews and Judaism
Title
The Wiley-Blackwell history of Jews and Judaism
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alan T. Levenson
Creator
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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Levenson, Alan T
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Wiley-Blackwell histories of religion
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  • Jews
  • Judaism
Label
The Wiley-Blackwell history of Jews and Judaism, edited by Alan T. Levenson
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I. Ancient Israel -- 1. What is the Hebrew Bible? / Frederick E. Greenspahn -- 2. How "historical" is ancient Israel? / Ehud Ben Zvi -- 3. Priests and Levites in the Hebrew Bible / Stephen A. Geller -- 4. How unique was Israelite prophecy? / Jonathan Stökl -- 5. Judaism after the exile: the later books of the Bible / Daniel C. Snell -- 6. Translation: the biblical legacy to Judaism / Leonard Greenspoon -- Part II. From ancient Israel to rabbinic Jewry -- 7. Jews in the land during the Second Temple period / Steven Werlin -- 8. Jews in Egypt: the special case of the Septuagint / Peg Kershenbaum -- 9. Early Christianity in a Jewish context / Julie Galambush -- 10. The Babylonian consolidation of rabbinic Judaism / Shai Secunda -- Part III. The medieval world: Jews in two cultures -- 11. Jews in Christian Europe: Ashkenaz in the Middle Ages / Eva Haverkamp -- 12. The Jews in the medieval Arabic-speaking world / Norman (Noam) Stillman -- 13. Turning point: the Spanish expulsion / Jane S. Gerber -- 14. Medieval Jewish mysticism / Hartley Lachter -- Part IV. The early modern period (sixteenth-eighteenth centuries) -- 15. Judaism and science in the Age of Discovery / Joseph M. Davis -- 16. A history of Hasidism: origins and developments / Gadi Sagiv -- 17. Jews and Judaism in the early modern New World: Central and North America / Dean Phillip Bell -- 18. The Jews of the Ottoman Empire / Yaron Ayalon -- Part V. The modern period -- 19. How Jews modernized: the Western nations / Carsten Schapkow -- 20. The Zionist movement and the path to statehood / Brian Amkraut -- 21. The Jews in the land of the Russian tsars / Jarrod Tanny -- 22. The great migration: 1881-1924 / Jessica Cooperman -- 23. Polish Jewry between the world wars / Sean Martin -- 24. Organized movements of American Judaism: from 1880 to World War II / Michael R. Cohen -- 25. Paths of modernity: Jewish women in central Europe / Kerry Wallach -- 26. Antisemitism and anti-Jewish hostility / Richard S. Levy -- Part VI. Jews and Judaism since the Holocaust and the birth of Israel -- 27. The existential crisis of the Holocaust / Peter Haas -- 28. American Jews and the Jewish state / David Bamberger -- 29. Judaism(s) in contemporary America / Dana Evan Kaplan -- 30. Traditional Judaism in the twenty-first century / Mark I. Dunaevsky -- 31. Contemporary American Jewish culture / Ted Merwin -- 32. Israeli culture from 1948 to the present / Keren Rubinstein -- 33. The Israeli economy / Paul Rivlin -- 34. Ethnic diversity in Israel / Ari Ariel -- Part VII. Special topics -- 35. The world of Jewish music / Marsha Bryan Edelman -- 36. American Jewry's identification with Israel: problems and prospects / Laurence J. Silberstein -- 37. The Jewish holy days / Stanley Schachter
Control code
FIEb17293741
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xvi, 690 pages
Isbn
9781405196376
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)757479071
Label
The Wiley-Blackwell history of Jews and Judaism, edited by Alan T. Levenson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I. Ancient Israel -- 1. What is the Hebrew Bible? / Frederick E. Greenspahn -- 2. How "historical" is ancient Israel? / Ehud Ben Zvi -- 3. Priests and Levites in the Hebrew Bible / Stephen A. Geller -- 4. How unique was Israelite prophecy? / Jonathan Stökl -- 5. Judaism after the exile: the later books of the Bible / Daniel C. Snell -- 6. Translation: the biblical legacy to Judaism / Leonard Greenspoon -- Part II. From ancient Israel to rabbinic Jewry -- 7. Jews in the land during the Second Temple period / Steven Werlin -- 8. Jews in Egypt: the special case of the Septuagint / Peg Kershenbaum -- 9. Early Christianity in a Jewish context / Julie Galambush -- 10. The Babylonian consolidation of rabbinic Judaism / Shai Secunda -- Part III. The medieval world: Jews in two cultures -- 11. Jews in Christian Europe: Ashkenaz in the Middle Ages / Eva Haverkamp -- 12. The Jews in the medieval Arabic-speaking world / Norman (Noam) Stillman -- 13. Turning point: the Spanish expulsion / Jane S. Gerber -- 14. Medieval Jewish mysticism / Hartley Lachter -- Part IV. The early modern period (sixteenth-eighteenth centuries) -- 15. Judaism and science in the Age of Discovery / Joseph M. Davis -- 16. A history of Hasidism: origins and developments / Gadi Sagiv -- 17. Jews and Judaism in the early modern New World: Central and North America / Dean Phillip Bell -- 18. The Jews of the Ottoman Empire / Yaron Ayalon -- Part V. The modern period -- 19. How Jews modernized: the Western nations / Carsten Schapkow -- 20. The Zionist movement and the path to statehood / Brian Amkraut -- 21. The Jews in the land of the Russian tsars / Jarrod Tanny -- 22. The great migration: 1881-1924 / Jessica Cooperman -- 23. Polish Jewry between the world wars / Sean Martin -- 24. Organized movements of American Judaism: from 1880 to World War II / Michael R. Cohen -- 25. Paths of modernity: Jewish women in central Europe / Kerry Wallach -- 26. Antisemitism and anti-Jewish hostility / Richard S. Levy -- Part VI. Jews and Judaism since the Holocaust and the birth of Israel -- 27. The existential crisis of the Holocaust / Peter Haas -- 28. American Jews and the Jewish state / David Bamberger -- 29. Judaism(s) in contemporary America / Dana Evan Kaplan -- 30. Traditional Judaism in the twenty-first century / Mark I. Dunaevsky -- 31. Contemporary American Jewish culture / Ted Merwin -- 32. Israeli culture from 1948 to the present / Keren Rubinstein -- 33. The Israeli economy / Paul Rivlin -- 34. Ethnic diversity in Israel / Ari Ariel -- Part VII. Special topics -- 35. The world of Jewish music / Marsha Bryan Edelman -- 36. American Jewry's identification with Israel: problems and prospects / Laurence J. Silberstein -- 37. The Jewish holy days / Stanley Schachter
Control code
FIEb17293741
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xvi, 690 pages
Isbn
9781405196376
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)757479071

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