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Reader's guide to Judaism

Author: Michael Terry
Publisher: Chicago ; London : Fitzroy Dearborn, 2000.
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The Reader's Guide to Judaism is a survey of English-language translations of the most important primary texts in the Jewish tradition. The field is assessed in some 470 essays discussing individuals (Martin Buber, Gluckel of Hameln), literature (Genesis, Ladino Literature), thought and beliefs (Holiness, Bioethics), practice (Dietary Laws, Passover), history (Venice, Baghdadi Jews of India), and arts and material  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Encyclopedias
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Reader's guide to Judaism
(DLC) 2001274119
(OCoLC)41388196
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Terry
ISBN: 9781135941574 1135941572
OCLC Number: 864899067
Description: 1 online resource (xxv, 718 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; Editor's Note; Advisers and Contributors; Alphabetical List of Entries; Thematic List: Entries by Category; Reader's Guide to Judaism; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z; Booklist Index; General Index; Notes on Contributors.
Responsibility: editor, Michael Terry.
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The essays in the Reader's Guide to Judaism analyse the scholarly literature on Judaism and provide informed recommendations for further reading. The field is assessed in some 470 essays discussing a  Read more...

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