The Temple of Jerusalem: From Moses to the Messiah

In Honor of Professor Louis H. Feldman

Edited by Steven Fine

Status: 
€151,00
$197.00
ISBN13: 
9789004192539
E-ISBN: 
9789004214712
Publication Date: 
January 2011
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xvi, 410 pp.
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ISSN: 
1571-5000
Volume: 
29

Shai Secunda, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Steven Fine, Yeshiva University

Shoshannat Yaakov includes studies by leading scholars on Ancient Jewish and Iranian Studies and essays that combine both fields in the new discipline of Irano-Talmudica.
Series: 
Volume: 
35
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004235441
E-ISBN: 
9789004235458
Publication date: 
September 2012
€209,00
$273.00

Steven Fine, Yeshiva University

Art, History, and the Historiography of Judaism in Roman Antiquity explores the complex interplay between visual culture, texts and their interpretations, arguing for an open-ended and self-aware approach to understanding Jewish culture from the first century CE through the rise of Islam.
Series: 
Volume: 
34
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004238169
E-ISBN: 
9789004238176
Publication date: 
October 2013
€101,00
$140.00

Edited by Elisheva Carlebach and Jacob J. Schacter

This work revisits the millennia-old Jewish-Christian encounter by providing a nuanced understanding of its challenges as well as presenting new perspectives on hitherto neglected areas of cultural, religious, and social interchange and influence.
Series: 
Volume: 
33
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004221178
E-ISBN: 
9789004221185
Publication date: 
November 2011
€182,00
$237.00

Fook-Kong Wong and Dalia Yasharpour

This comprehensive textual treatment of the Kaifeng Passover Rite is a significant contribution to the ongoing discussion as to the Community’s origins in particular and to comparative Jewish liturgy in general.
Series: 
Volume: 
32
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004208094
E-ISBN: 
9789004208100
Publication date: 
September 2011
€107,00
$140.00

edited by Debra Reed Blank

This edited collection honors Menahem Schmelzer's influence upon the field of Jewish liturgy. Three generations of scholars apply different analytical methods to varying texts and ritual occasions, providing an up-to-date picture of the field and its implications for related areas.
Series: 
Volume: 
31
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004201354
E-ISBN: 
9789004208032
Publication date: 
September 2011
€139,00
$181.00

Barak S. Cohen

Drawing on the scholasticism of the Late Nehardean amoraim, this book offers a comprehensive analysis of their halakhic/legal methodology, identity and dating. This analysis contributes to the scientific approach of the Bavli, and allows a better understanding of the development of Jewish Law.
Series: 
Volume: 
30
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004193819
E-ISBN: 
9789004193826
Publication date: 
December 2010
€101,00
$132.00

edited by Alan Avery-Peck and Jacob Neusner

Top scholars in Judaic and Christian studies treat the interrelationship between Judaism and Christianity, reflecting on how the two faiths have related to and been shaped by each other as they evolved in shared historical and cultural contexts, even as each has maintained its own distinctive...
Series: 
Volume: 
28
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004179387
E-ISBN: 
9789047441731
Publication date: 
November 2009
€118,00
$154.00

Simcha Fishbane

This study of early Rabbinic texts provides fresh and fascinating insights into the attitudes of the Rabbis towards “outsiders.”
Series: 
Volume: 
27
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004158337
E-ISBN: 
9789047420187
Publication date: 
May 2007
€87,00
$113.00

Dov Schwartz

This volume deals with central issues of medieval Jewish philosophy. Among the subjects treated are divine immanence, the intellect, miracles, and esoteric writing and its limits. This work provides a new perspective on the history of Jewish philosophy in the Middle Ages.
Series: 
Volume: 
26
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004148055
Publication date: 
December 2005
€177,00
$232.00

Hillel Newman, edited by Ruth Ludlam

This book presents a fascinating new historical description of Jewish sectarian groups in the ancient period, from the viewpoint of their proximity to power. Lifestyle, values and code of law are examined in the light of political involvement, establishing new perceptions in the dynamics of...
Series: 
Volume: 
25
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004146990
Publication date: 
October 2006
€136,00
$177.00

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