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Product Description: This book, first published in 1990, summarizes and evaluates the contribution of Martin Buber as a theorist of myth. Buber provides explicit guidelines for understanding and evaluating myths. He describes reality as twofold: people live either in a world of things, to which they relate as a subject controlling its objects, or in a world of self-conscious others, with whom one relates as fellow subjects...read more

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9781138840607 | Routledge, May 19, 2015, cover price $195.00 | About this edition: This book, first published in 1990, summarizes and evaluates the contribution of Martin Buber as a theorist of myth.
9780824037215 | Taylor & Francis, August 1, 1990, cover price $44.00

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Product Description: This book examines the implications of Abraham Joshua Heschel's concepts of depth-theology for a contemporary spirituality. Depth-theology points to the basic virtues that all human beings, both Jews and non-Jews share-- four virtues of a flexible self, compassion for the nightmare of history, cultural generosity, and skepticism of civilization...read more

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9780773425316 | Edwin Mellen Pr, December 31, 2011, cover price $139.95 | About this edition: This book examines the implications of Abraham Joshua Heschel's concepts of depth-theology for a contemporary spirituality.

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Product Description: Taking an unwavering historical approach to its subject, Breslauer's text was born out of a contention that student's best learn the fundamentals of Judaism through an engagement with the historical contexts that generated the variety of Jewish religious beliefs and practices...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780534508265 | Wadsworth Pub Co, June 1, 2002, cover price $113.95 | About this edition: Taking an unwavering historical approach to its subject, Breslauer's text was born out of a contention that student's best learn the fundamentals of Judaism through an engagement with the historical contexts that generated the variety of Jewish religious beliefs and practices.

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Product Description: This book examines how some modern and contemporary Jewish thinkers and writers have imagined a Judaism without theboundaries and restrictions that go by the name of "religion." The book offers scholarly insights into some Jewish thinkers–notably Martin Buber and Eugene Borowitz, some Jewish writers–in particular the poet Hayyim Nahman Bialik and the Yiddish author I...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780761821045 | Univ Pr of Amer, December 1, 2001, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: This book examines how some modern and contemporary Jewish thinkers and writers have imagined a Judaism without theboundaries and restrictions that go by the name of "religion.

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Product Description: Moving the focus away from the exposition of one particular thinker, this unique book offers a constructive, postmodern approach to contemporary Jewish thinking combined with analysis of modern Jewish thought, reflections on Jewish law, mysticism, history, and theology...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780313306037 | Praeger Pub Text, June 1, 1998, cover price $64.00 | About this edition: Moving the focus away from the exposition of one particular thinker, this unique book offers a constructive, postmodern approach to contemporary Jewish thinking combined with analysis of modern Jewish thought, reflections on Jewish law, mysticism, history, and theology.

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Product Description: A collection of essays focusing on myth in Judaism from biblical to modern times, this book offers a sense of the great diversity of the Jewish religion.

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9780791436011 | State Univ of New York Pr, August 1, 1997, cover price $55.50 | About this edition: A collection of essays focusing on myth in Judaism from biblical to modern times, this book offers a sense of the great diversity of the Jewish religion.

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9780791436028 | State Univ of New York Pr, August 1, 1997, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: A collection of essays focusing on myth in Judaism from biblical to modern times, this book offers a sense of the great diversity of the Jewish religion.

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9781555409913 | Univ of South Florida, August 1, 1994, cover price $84.95 | About this edition: To find more information about Rowman & Littlefield titles please visit us at www.

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9781555409029 | Univ of South Florida, October 1, 1993, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: To find more information about Rowman & Littlefield titles please visit us at www.

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Product Description: This reference provides a comprehensive survey of human rights in Judaism. It includes both theoretical discussions of the nature and substance of human rights and practical applications of that theory either by Jews or to Jews. While numerous dissertations and audio-visual materials focus on human rights and Judaism, the bibliography is limited to books and articles...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780313279942 | Greenwood Pub Group, June 1, 1993, cover price $64.00 | About this edition: This reference provides a comprehensive survey of human rights in Judaism.

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Product Description: A study of the writings of Hayyim Nahman Bialik, whose poetic creativity, linguistic sensitivity and skills as a compiler of tradition and translator into Hebrew fashioned the pillars of the Hebrew revival. His writings provide the key to modern Jewish thinking...read more

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9780773496279 | Edwin Mellen Pr, December 1, 1991, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: A study of the writings of Hayyim Nahman Bialik, whose poetic creativity, linguistic sensitivity and skills as a compiler of tradition and translator into Hebrew fashioned the pillars of the Hebrew revival.

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Product Description: While scholars agree on the continuing importance of biblical covenant as a foundation of Judaism, they often disagree in their perception of the meaning and significance of this concept in a modern context. Breslauer addresses the disputed issues in a thorough examination of the debate itself, together with the biblical data and theological interpretations that support covenantal religion...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780313266058 | Praeger Pub Text, March 1, 1989, cover price $64.00 | About this edition: While scholars agree on the continuing importance of biblical covenant as a foundation of Judaism, they often disagree in their perception of the meaning and significance of this concept in a modern context.

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Product Description: This work presents the development and increasing political influence of the ideas of Meir Kahane, a right-wing Jewish thinker. It deals with Kahane's ideas on: the expulsion of Arabs from Israel; liberal forms of Judaism; conversion; intermarriage; Jewish education; and the employment of violence as a legitimate act...read more

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9780889462526 | Edwin Mellen Pr, October 1, 1986, cover price $129.95 | About this edition: This work presents the development and increasing political influence of the ideas of Meir Kahane, a right-wing Jewish thinker.

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9780313247002 | Greenwood Pub Group, August 1, 1986, cover price $64.00 | About this edition: Product information not available.

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Product Description: This bibliography documents and annotates the various articles and books devoted to Jewish ethics. It is divided into two sections. The first is an essay exploring philosophical questions and the way in which Jewish thinkers wrestle with them...read more

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9780313245947 | Greenwood Pub Group, November 1, 1985, cover price $64.00 | About this edition: This bibliography documents and annotates the various articles and books devoted to Jewish ethics.

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Product Description: In response to what he views as the most pressing problem for the modern Jew, the conflict between modernity and tradition, Breslauer proposes a model for ethical reflection which espouses neither uncritical acceptance nor individualistic retreat into personal preference.

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9780889467002 | Edwin Mellen Pr, December 1, 1983, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: In response to what he views as the most pressing problem for the modern Jew, the conflict between modernity and tradition, Breslauer proposes a model for ethical reflection which espouses neither uncritical acceptance nor individualistic retreat into personal preference.

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