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Polin: v. 5: Studies in Polish Jewry

(1991)  | 9780631178866 | The Littman Library of Jewish | hbk. | book | 512pp | Availability last checked: 15/11/2018
AUD 50.95 (inc. GST), AUD 46.32 (ex. GST),
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Now in its fifth volume, Polin is established as the leading forum forauthoritative historical and cultural material on Polish and East EuropeanJewry. Each volume contains articles presenting original research, oftenincluding previously unpublished documents. Each issue also features anextensive review...

Napoleon, the Jews and the Sanhedrin

(1979)  | 9780197100233 | The Littman Library of Jewish | hbk. | book | 230pp | Availability last checked: 15/11/2018
AUD 44.95 (inc. GST), AUD 40.86 (ex. GST),
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An in-depth analysis of the nuances and contradictions inherent in Napoleon'sfateful encounter with the Jews of France and later with those of Germany.

The Book of Direction to the Duties of the Heart

Pakuda, Bahya I. Pakuda, Bahya Ben Joseph Ibn. Arenson, Sara. Dannhauser, Shoshana. Bos-Nehles, Anna. Nath, Sahu Tarak. Jessel, Christopher. Marina, Olya. Nicholls, David. Smith, Graham. Staunton, Suzanne. Allen, Cyrus. Denham, Jack. Grabman, Genevieve M. Lim, Seongbae. , Mansoor, Menahem. Ewick, Patricia. Grayman, Jesse Hession. Sanchez, Mabel. Sarat, Austin. Thomas, Dania. Vadi, Maaja. Wheeler, Anthony R. Yolbulan, Okan Elif. F. Cartwright, Juliana. Aguilera, Ruth V. Andrades, Lidia. Arar, Khalid. Crookes, Adrian. Demos, Vasilikie. Drew, Joseph. Fang, Christina. Gilmarti, Mattia J. Hoskinson, Sherry. Kinoti, Meru Abel. Kleinman, Gary. Lytras, Miltiades D. Pearlstein, Toby. Sacher, William. Shani, Abraham B. (Rami). Storberg-Walker, Julia. Tsuria, Ruth. Wingfield, Adia Harvey.
(1973)  | 9780197100202 | The Littman Library of Jewish | hbk. | book | 480pp
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Bahya Ibn Pakuda was born c. 1050, and lived for some time in Saragossa inSpain. His major work was written in Arabic, but it is most well-known by itsHebrew title Hovot ha-Levavot (Duties of the Heart). It enjoyed enormouspopularity and was reprinted many times.In the book Bahya investigates the motivation...

Theology in the Responsa

(1975)  | 9780197100226 | The Littman Library of Jewish | hbk. | book | 390pp | Availability last checked: 15/11/2018
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Responsa are replies given by prominent rabbinic authorities to questions put tothem by other scholars, asking for rulings on specific issues, generally of apractical nature. The responsa literature is thus a repository of the learningand sound sense of some of the greatest rabbinic authorities over...

Economic History of the Jews in England

(1984)  | 9780197100486 | The Littman Library of Jewish | hbk. | book | 340pp | Availability last checked: 15/11/2018
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The author considers the trades and professions in which the Jews participatedand shows how, from the seventeenth century to the present day, a process ofeconomic adaptation and pioneering enterprise contributed both to the growth andchanging class-structure of the Anglo-Jewish community, and to the...

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Collected Essays, Volume 3.

Soloveitchik, Haym.
(2019)  | 9781904113997 | The Littman Library of Jewish | hbk. | book | 236pp
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The Universalist Horizons of Maimonides' Mishneh Torah.

Kellne, Menachem. Gillis, David.
(2019)  | 9781906764555 | The Littman Library of Jewish | hbk. | book | 352pp
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Louis Jacobs : A Jewish Theology or the Theology of a Jew?.

Freud-Kandel, Miri.
(2019)  | 9781906764883 | The Littman Library of Jewish | hbk. | book
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Jewish Theology for a Postmodern Age

Feldmann Kaye, Miriam. Feldmann, Kaye Miriam.
(2019)  | 9781906764685 | The Littman Library of Jewish | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 15/11/2018
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In the postmodern, relativist world-view with its refutation of a single,objective, and ultimate truth, it has become difficult if not impossible toargue in favour of one’s own beliefs as preferable to those of others. MiriamFeldmann Kaye’s pioneering study is one of the first English-language books...

Sephardic Perspectives on Conversion to Judaism.

Zohar, Zvi.
(2019)  | 9781906764838 | The Littman Library of Jewish | hbk. | book
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Ceremonial Synagogue Textiles: From Ashkenazi, Sephardi, and Italian Communities

(2019)  | 9781906764180 | The Littman Library of Jewish | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 15/11/2018
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Richly illustrated and meticulously documented, this is the first comprehensivesurvey of synagogue textiles to be available in English. Bracha Yaniv, a leadingexpert in the field of Jewish ceremonial textiles, records their evolution fromancient times to the present. The volume contains a systematic...

Reinventing Maimonides in Contemporary Jewish Thought

(2019)  | 9781906764951 | The Littman Library of Jewish | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 15/11/2018
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Every work on Jewish thought and law since the twelfth century bears the imprintof Maimonides. A. N. Whitehead’s famous dictum that the entire Europeanphilosophical tradition ‘consists of a series of footnotes to Plato’ couldequally characterize Maimonides’ place in the Jewish tradition. The...

The rhetoric of Jewish prayer : a literary and historical commentary on the prayer book.

Kimelman, Reuven.
(2019)  | 9781874774501 | The Littman Library of Jewish | hbk. | book | 336pp
AUD 93.95 (inc. GST), AUD 85.41 (ex. GST),
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Professor Kimelman explores how the liturgy of formal prayer affects the feelings and thoughts of the individual worshipper. He argues that this happens not only because of the logic of the formal argument of the liturgy and the structure and sequence of its elements, but because of the texture of its...

Sarah Schenirer and the Bais Yaakov Movement: A Revolution in the Name of Tradition

(2019)  | 9781906764692 | The Littman Library of Jewish | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 15/11/2018
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Coming in January 2019
Sarah Schenirer is one of the unsung heroes of twentieth-century OrthodoxJudaism. The Bais Yaakov schools she founded in interwar Poland had anunparalleled impact on a traditional Jewish society threatened by assimilationand modernity, educating a generation of girls to take an active part in theircommunity....

Hasidism Beyond Modernity: Essays in Habad Thought and History

(2019)  | 9781906764708 | The Littman Library of Jewish | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 6/9/2018
AUD 99.95 (inc. GST), AUD 90.86 (ex. GST),
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The Habad school of hasidism is today one of the largest hasidic groups, due toits intriguing synthesis of mysticism and postmodernity and its activeengagement in outreach. Hasidism Beyond Modernity provides a critical, thematicstudy of Habad from its beginnings, showing how its unusual qualities evolved.Naftali...

 

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