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Roni Weinstein. Translated by Batya Stein.
The book describes the three major phases of the marriage ritual (matchmaking, betrothal, the wedding), and presents thematic issues, such as the youth sub-culture, gift exchanges, the honor ethos. It is based on a wealth of primary documents, mainly manuscripts, in various literary genres.
Textes recueillis et édités par Ilana Y. Zinguer and Sam W. Bloom
With France as its focal point, the volume also contains essays that treat various perceptions of Jews during the same period in England, Germany, and Italy. Interdisciplinary in nature, this collection treats the Jewish question from historical, literary, and sociological angles.
This book studies Abraham Ibn Ezra’s (1089-1167) scientific thought. His life and oeuvre are viewed as the very embodiment of ‘the rise of medieval Hebrew science’, a process in which Jewish scholars gradually adopted the holy tongue as a vehicle to express scientific ideas.
The study focuses on the initial establishment and subsequent development of Jewish life in Belgium in the 18th and 19th centuries. In addition reasons for german Jews (the pioneers) to migrate and to settle permanently and for the first time in Belgium, thereby creating a nucleus of Jewish ...
Herausgegeben von Giuseppe Veltri und Annette Winkelmann
This volume presents the results of a conference on Jewish scholarship during the Renaissance organized in Wittenberg by the Leopold Zunz Centre for the Study of European Judaism. It includes papers on the Bible and its exegesis, the literature of biblical commentary, traditions of Kabbala in ...
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