Yiddishe kop : creative problem solving in Jewish learning, lore, and humor (eBook, 1999) [WorldCat.org]
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Yiddishe kop : creative problem solving in Jewish learning, lore, and humor

Author: Nilton Bonder
Publisher: Boston : Shambhala, New York : Distributed in the U.S. by Random House [1999] ©1999
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
The Jews are known for their intuitive genius in getting out of a pickle. With their long history of persecution, they've developed a knack for escaping seemingly hopeless predicaments: when your back is against the wall, you learn to think fast. Centuries of reasoning and interpreting the Holy Scriptures have also contributed to the Jews' skill in solving the most puzzling problems. This astute way of thinking is  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Apologetic writings
Apologetic works
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bonder, Nilton.
Yiddishe kop.
(DLC) 98054851
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nilton Bonder
ISBN: 9780834829329 0834829320
OCLC Number: 881278095
Description: 1 online resource (x, 101 pages)
Other Titles: Idiche kop.
Responsibility: Nilton Bonder ; translated from the Portuguese by Diane Grosklaus.
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The Jewish knack for surviving hard times, combined with traditional reasoning and interpretation of the scriptures, make up "Yiddish Kop" - Jewish head - the key to dealing with the impossible.  Read more...


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"Rabbi Bonder's Hasidic stories enable us to experience the joy of seeing beyond appearances to the hidden reality of the Universe. Yiddishe Kop is a wonderful primer on fostering the art of Read more...

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