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By Alan T. Levenson

ISBN-10: 1405196378

ISBN-13: 9781405196376

In The Wiley-Blackwell background of Jews and Judaism, a staff of internationally-renowned students provide a entire and authoritative assessment of Jewish lifestyles and tradition, from the biblical interval to modern occasions.

  • Provides a finished and authoritative review of the most classes and subject matters of Jewish historical past, from Biblical Israel, via medieval and early sleek classes, to Judaism because the Holocaust, the Arab-Israeli clash, and Judaism today
  • Brings jointly a world workforce of proven and rising students throughout quite a number disciplines
  • Discusses the best way to current Judaism - to either non-Jews and Jews - as a spiritual procedure by itself phrases and with its personal particular vocabulary
  • Explores the most recent scholarship on more than a few concerns, together with people practices, politics, financial constitution, the connection of Judaism to Christianity, and the character of Zionism diaspora and its implications for modern Israel
  • Considers Jewish historiography and the lives of normal humans, the achievements of Jewish ladies, and the sustained interplay of Jews in the environments they inhabited
  • Edited by way of a number one pupil in Jewish stories and history

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