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John Donne and the Protestant Reformation

New Perspectives

Edited by Mary Arshagouni Papazian

This collection of thirteen essays by an international group of scholars focuses on the impact of the Protestant Reformation on Donne’s life, theology, poetry, and prose.

Hardback
Published: July 2003
ISBN: 9780814330128
eBOOK
Published: July 2003
ISBN: 9780814337592

Spirit Possession in Judaism

Cases and Contexts from the Middle Ages to the Present

Edited by Matt Goldish
With a foreword by Erika Bourguignon and an introduction by Joseph Dan

A rich, multidisciplinary exploration of spirit possession among Jews.

Hardback
Published: January 2003
ISBN: 9780814330036

Next Year I Will Know More

Literacy and Identity among Young Orthodox Women in Israel

By Tamar El-Or
Translated by Haim Watzman

An investigation into the education of women in the religious Zionist community and its influence on Orthodox Judaism.

Hardback
Published: May 2002
ISBN: 9780814327722
eBOOK
Published: May 2002
ISBN: 9780814337783

"Peering Through the Lattices"

Mystical, Magical, and Pietistic Dimensions in the Tosafist Period

Ephraim Kanarfogel

Kanarfogel makes available for the first time many passages produced by lesser known tosafists and rabbinic figures and integrates the findings of earlier and contemporary scholarship, much of it published only in Hebrew. "

Hardback
Published: May 2000
ISBN: 9780814325315
eBOOK
Published: May 2000
ISBN: 9780814339947

Response to Modernity

A History of the Reform Movement in Judaism

Michael A. Meyer

Comprehensive and balanced history of the Reform Movement.

Paperback
Published: April 1995
ISBN: 9780814325551
eBOOK
Published: April 1995
ISBN: 9780814337554

The Meaning of God in Modern Jewish Religion

Mordecai M. Kaplan
Introduction by Mel Scult

Kaplan takes the major formulation of his theological approach, "God as the power that makes for salvation," and demonstrates how it can be used to invigorate the Jewish religion in a changing world.

Paperback
Published: January 1995
ISBN: 9780814325520
eBOOK
Published: January 1995
ISBN: 9780814339923

Reflections of a Post-Auschwitz Christian

Harry James Cargas
Foreword by Vidal Sassoon

Essays that challenge Christians to make the Holocaust a turning point in their thinking and in their relations with Jews.

Paperback
Published: December 1991
ISBN: 9780814320969

The Hebrew Goddess

Raphael Patai
Foreword by William G. Dever

A revised edition containing new chapters on the Shekhina.

Paperback
Published: September 1990
ISBN: 9780814322710
eBOOK
Published: September 1990
ISBN: 9780814338216

The Messiah Texts

Jewish Legends of Three Thousand Years

by Raphael Patai

The Messiah Texts traces the progress of the messianic legend from its biblical beginnings to contemporary expressions.

Paperback
Published: December 1988
ISBN: 9780814318508
eBOOK
Published: December 1988
ISBN: 9780814341919

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