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Music and religious change among progressive Jews in London : being liberal and doing traditional

Author: Ruth Illman
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book analyses the role of music in processes of religious change in contemporary progressive Judaism. Based on ethnographic research conducted in London, it illustrates a growing trend among progressive Jews in the West today: the desire to combine liberal theology with forms of practice experienced as more traditional.
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Genre/Form: Music
Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Illman
ISBN: 9781498542203 1498542204
OCLC Number: 1040255530
Description: xxi, 159 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction1. Theoretical Starting Points2. Entering the Ethnographic Field3. Dinah: Radical and Liberal in Theology, Traditional in Practice 4. Micah: Music as a Bridge between Diverse Jewish Experiences5. Esther: Singing as a Form of Understanding6. David: The Wish to Have a Broader Sort of Thing7. Rachel: "It's Not the Words, It's the Melodies"Conclusion
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