By Andreas Wagner
By Alan Dundes
By Ruth Henderson
Although in moment Temple literature we discover quite a few songs eager about the way forward for Jerusalem, little test has been made to examine those relatively as a prevalent workforce. during this learn, 3 songshave been chosen at the foundation in their similarity fashionable, rules and their obvious unique composition in Hebrew.The texts were subjected to a literary research either separately after which relatively.
By Susan Aranoff,Rivka Haut
This e-book takes the reader contained in the rabbinic courts, into civil divorce courts and legislatures that cope with this challenge and into the lives of victimized ladies and kids. Well-versed in Jewish divorce legislations, the authors have suggested millions of agunot and challenged the Orthodox rabbinate’s state of being inactive in line with the injustices confronted by means of those women.
By Christine Graef
"The suggestions and educating in The Jewish situation for the Church are either Biblical and profound. As you learn this remarkable e-book your worldview of Christianity and our Creator's cause for his church could swap. learn, discover, and research what real peace, precise Christianity, and real reconciliation suggest from Jesus' viewpoint. this is often a fully steered learn for all who're basically looking for real which means in a stressed world."
--Thom Mc Donald, President, nice Peace local Fellowship of Canada and USA
Christine Graef is writer of Mending the damaged Land, the adventure to the sting of the Woods, Our bushes of lifestyles, and More Than the Sound of Many Waters. She lives via the St. Lawrence River in northern New York.
By Fritz Liebreich
The e-book exposes transformations in coverage pursued via the nice departments of country just like the overseas, Colonial and conflict places of work and their felony advisors, and people applied by means of the Admiralty. The publication argues that the eventual failure of Britain's immigration coverage used to be inevitable in view of the hostility proven by way of many eu international locations, and the USA, in the direction of Britain's ambition to keep her place within the center East.
By Andrea Reiter
This booklet examines Jewish writers and intellectuals in Austria, interpreting filmic and digital media along extra conventional e-book codecs over the past 25 years. starting with the Waldheim affair and the rhetorical reaction by means of the 3 such a lot well-known contributors of the survivor iteration (Leon Zelman, Simon Wiesenthal and Bruno Kreisky) writer Andrea Reiter units a classy commonplace for ‘who is Jewish’ and what constitutes a ‘Jewish response.’ She reformulates the suggestions of spiritual and secular Jewish cultural expression, slicing throughout gender and Holocaust reviews. The paintings proceeds to questions of enacting or appearing id, specifically Jewish identification within the Austrian atmosphere, how those Jewish writers and filmmakers in Austria ‘perform’ their Jewishness not just of their public appearances and engagements but in addition of their works. by way of enticing with novels, poems, and flicks, this quantity demanding situations the dominant declare that Jewish tradition in vital Europe is sort of completely borne through non-Jews and ate up by way of non-Jewish audiences, constructing a brand new counter-discourse opposed to resurging anti-Semitism within the media.
By Judith Z. Abrams
By overlooking what the sages thought of ladies, or what they believed girls should do in thought, and by way of focusing upon the situational and behavioral styles of those girls, Abrams has developed a reputable and possible account of what ladies belonging to the rabbinic period have been really like and the way within which they carried out themselves each day.
Upon taking a look at the fabrics provided, the reader will locate that ladies have been every piece as different a gaggle then as ladies are this day; a few have been pious and respectful of the sages and a few passed over them; a few have been bad and others wealthy; a few longed to be married whereas others yearned for divorce. might be the best shock to the reader could be getting to know the big quantity of strength and keep watch over ladies had over their very own lives. faraway from passive, those ladies weren't the powerless figures the reader can have suggestion them to be.
By Catherine Hezser
By Yiroel Roll,Reuven Feinstein