skip to content
Lubavitcher messianism : what really happens when prophecy fails? Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Lubavitcher messianism : what really happens when prophecy fails?

Author: Simon Dein
Publisher: New York : Continuum, ©2010.
Series: Continuum studies in Jewish thought
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

How do religious groups deal with the failure of their prophecy? This book presents an ethnographic study of the Lubavitcher movement, and a socio-psychological examination of Lubavitcher messianism.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dein, Simon, 1959-
Lubavitcher messianism.
New York : Continuum, c2010
(DLC) 2010035491
(OCoLC)648934472
Named Person: Menachem Mendel Schneerson; Menachem Mendel Schneerson
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Dein
ISBN: 9781441151759 1441151753
OCLC Number: 710051597
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: When a prophecy fails: from cognition to performance --
Ethnography in Stamford Hill and in Crown Heights --
Lubavitch and its messianism --
The death of the Rebbe --
Messianism in Stamford Hill --
Ritualizing the Rebbe in Crown Heights --
The convert's zeal --
Making the Rebbe present through the media --
The Lubavitcher Rebbe and the early church --
Conclusion: what really happens when a prophecy fails?
Series Title: Continuum studies in Jewish thought
Responsibility: Simon Dein.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/710051597>
library:oclcnum"710051597"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/710051597>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710945>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Church history--Primitive and early church"@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookFormatschema:EBook
schema:copyrightYear"2010"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2010"
schema:description"When a prophecy fails: from cognition to performance -- Ethnography in Stamford Hill and in Crown Heights -- Lubavitch and its messianism -- The death of the Rebbe -- Messianism in Stamford Hill -- Ritualizing the Rebbe in Crown Heights -- The convert's zeal -- Making the Rebbe present through the media -- The Lubavitcher Rebbe and the early church -- Conclusion: what really happens when a prophecy fails?"@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/796130312>
schema:genre"History"@en
schema:genre"Electronic books."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Lubavitcher messianism what really happens when prophecy fails?"@en
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:url<http://www.myilibrary.com?id=301581>
schema:url<http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=357461>
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.