Judaism

Pub Date : 2014 | Author : Norman Solomon | Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : 9780199687350
ISBN 13 : 0199687358

Outlines the basics of practical Judaism and considers how Judaism has responded to, and dealt with, a number of key issues and debates, including the impact of the Holocaust and t..

Judaism A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2014-08-28 | Author : Norman Solomon | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191511080
ISBN 13 : 0191511080

Normon Solomon's succinct book is an ideal introduction to Judaism as a religion and way of life. Demonstrating the diverse nature and ethnic origin of those with the Jewish faith,..

Jewish History

Pub Date : 2017 | Author : David N. Myers | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199730988
ISBN 13 : 0199730989

"How have the Jews survived? For millennia, they have defied odds by overcoming the travails of exile, persecution, and recurring plans for their annihilation. This book charts the..

Kabbalah

Pub Date : 2007-08-30 | Author : Joseph Dan | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780195327052
ISBN 13 : 0195327055

An account of Kabbalah and its impact outside of Judaism offers a concise and highly accurate look at the history and character of the various systems developed by the adherents of..

Antisemitism A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2015-10-01 | Author : Steven Beller | Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : 9780198724834
ISBN 13 : 0198724837

Antisemitism, as hatred of Jews and Judaism, has been a central problem of Western civilization for millennia, and its history continues to invite debate. This Very Short Introduct..

Angels A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2011-10-27 | Author : David Albert Jones | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199547302
ISBN 13 : 0199547300

In this lively and concise Very Short Introduction, David Albert Jones provides a crisp, broad-ranging survey of angels in theology, philosophy, and popular culture. Focusing on Ju..

Paul A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2001-02-22 | Author : E. P. Sanders | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780192854513
ISBN 13 : 0192854518

Very Short Introductions offer stimulating, accessible introductions to a wide variety of subjects, demonstrating the finest contemporary thinking about their central problems and ..