The Temple of Jerusalem: From Moses to the Messiah

In Honor of Professor Louis H. Feldman

Edited by Steven Fine

Status: 
€160,00
$197.00
ISBN13: 
9789004192539
E-ISBN: 
9789004214712
Publication Date: 
January 2011
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xvi, 410 pp.
Imprint: 
Language: 
ISSN: 
1571-5000
Volume: 
29

Malka Muchnik, Bar-Ilan University

The Gender Challenge of Hebrew is the first book to delve in depth into gender representation over the 3,000-year history of Hebrew. Malka Muchnik analyses the grammatical characteristics of gender, reveals social and cultural issues reflected, and presents challenges for achieving change.
Series: 
Volume: 
42
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004282704
E-ISBN: 
9789004282711
Publication date: 
September 2014
€110,00
$135.00

Edited by Marc De Kesel Saint Paul University Ottawa, Bettine Siertsema VU University Amsterdam, and Katarzyna Szurmiak

The essays in this volume examine David Grossman’s novel See under: Love. The multispectral reflection on the issue of imagination and the alleged unrepresentability of the Shoah greatly contributes to the ongoing discussion and helps understanding this rich, complicated novel.
Series: 
Volume: 
41
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004280953
E-ISBN: 
9789004280946
Publication date: 
September 2014
€105,00
$128.00

Laura S. Lieber, Duke University

In A Vocabulary of Desire, Laura Lieber provides a nuanced introduction to the variety of ways in which Jewish liturgical poets from Late Ancient Palestine understood the Song of Songs, complemented by annotated translations of six complete works.
Series: 
Volume: 
40
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004234635
E-ISBN: 
9789004278592
Publication date: 
July 2014
€172,00
$210.00

Bat-Zion Eraqi Klorman, The Open University of Israel

In Traditional Society in Transition Bat-Zion Eraqi Klorman examines the Yemeni Jewish existence from the mid 19th century onwards. It chronicles this community’s transition from a traditional patriarchal society to a group adjusting to the challenges of a modern society.
Series: 
Volume: 
39
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004272903
E-ISBN: 
9789004272910
Publication date: 
April 2014
€117,00
$142.00

Haggai Mazuz, Bar-Ilan University

In The Religious and Spiritual Life of the Jews of Medina Haggai Mazuz offers an account of the halakhic character of the Jewish community of Medina in the seventh century CE.
Series: 
Volume: 
38
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004250628
E-ISBN: 
9789004266094
Publication date: 
July 2014
€99,00
$120.00

Marvin J. Heller

Further Studies in the Making of the Early Hebrew Book addresses a variety of aspects of the early Hebrew book often treated in a cursory manner. The essays encompass book arts, printing-places and printers, and unusual book varia.
Series: 
Volume: 
37
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004234611
E-ISBN: 
9789004245242
Publication date: 
January 2013
€177,00
$228.00

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
€222,00
$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: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004309616
E-ISBN: 
9789004238176
Publication date: 
January 2016
€37,50
$52.00

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
€107,00
$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
€193,00
$237.00

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