Sects and Sectarianism in Jewish History

Edited by Sacha Stern

Status: 
€129,00
$172.00
ISBN13: 
9789004206489
E-ISBN: 
9789004206496
Publication Date: 
April 2011
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xviii, 304 pp.
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ISSN: 
1570-1581
Volume: 
12

Edited by Markham J. Geller and Mineke Schipper. With an introduction by Mary Douglas

Imagining Creation discusses a wide selection of creation stories from different cultures, regions, and periods, from the Ancient Near East and India, Bible and Koran, to modern Africa and Europe.
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004157651
E-ISBN: 
9789047422976
Publication date: 
November 2007
€139,00
$185.00

Edited by Shaul Shaked

This book of essays deals with magical phenomena in Mesopotamian, Zoroastrian, Greek and Jewish cultures. The topics discussed include Mesopotamian magic, its impact on the Aramaic magic bowls, Jewish magical literature, magical gems, Zoroastrian omens, and methods of research.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004144590
Publication date: 
June 2005
€199,00
$265.00

Edited by Hilary Pomeroy and Michael Alpert

This collection of eighteen papers delivered at the twelfth biennial British Judeo-Spanish Studies conference, held in London in 2001, offers a wide selection of world-wide current research into the language, literature, and history of the Sephardi Jews. With contributions by Rachel Amado...
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004139565
Publication date: 
September 2004
€116,00
$154.00

Edited by Michael Berkowitz

This interdisciplinary volume, containing eleven detailed studies, probes diverse aspects of how Jewish nationalism has worked in theory and practice--and at times been fiercely resisted--from the inception of Zionism in the late nineteenth century to the present. With contributions by Aviel...
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004131842
Publication date: 
December 2003
€144,00
$192.00

Edited by Hugh Denman

Critical studies by leading scholars assess varied aspects of the achievement of Nobel-prize-winning author Isaac Bashevis Singer on the basis not only of the best-selling English translations of his works, but more importantly perhaps of the original Yiddish texts.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004125643
Publication date: 
December 2002
€149,00
$198.00

Florentina Badalanova Geller

Series: 
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004228467
Expected: 
February 2015
€96,00
$133.00

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