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  • Geschichte des alten Israelby Manfred Clauss

    De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2009; US$ 420.00

    Das Buch behandelt die Geschichte der Hebräer von der langen Phase der Ansiedlung, die um 1200 begann, bis zum Ende der Monarchie Israel 721 und derjenigen Judas 587. Neben die Darstellung der historischen Entwicklung tritt die Beschreibung von Gesellschaft und Religion in der segmentären Gesellschaft der vorstaatlichen Zeit sowie in den beiden Königreichen.... more...

  • "Und ich lebe wieder an der Isar"by Andrea Sinn; Charlotte Knobloch

    De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2008; US$ 35.00

    Hans Lamm (1913-1985), von 1970 bis zu seinem Tod Präsident der Israelitischen Kultusgemeinde in München, hatte seine Geburtsstadt im Jahr 1938 verlassen müssen. Schon 1945 kam er wieder nach Deutschland, ging aber nach seinem Einsatz als Dolmetscher bei den Nürnberger Prozessen und am Wiedergutmachungsgerichtshof zunächst wieder in die USA. Erst 1955... more...

  • Antiochos IV. Epiphanesby Peter Franz Mittag

    De Gruyter 2006; US$ 98.00

    Antiochos IV. Epiphanes (ca. 210-164) war König des seleukidischen Herrschaftsbereichs. Nach der Niederlage seines Vaters Antiochos III. in der Schlacht bei Magnesia (190) gegen die Römer und den anschließenden Friedensverhandlungen lebte er bis 178 als Geisel in Rom. Er ließ sich nach seiner Freilassung in Athen nieder und bestieg nach der Ermordung... more...

  • Studies in Contemporary Jewry, Volume XIIIby Jonathan Frankel

    Oxford University Press 1998; US$ 124.99

    This volume of the annual 'Studies in Contemporary Jewry' series presents essays on the origins of the Holocaust. 'The Fate of the European Jews', 1933-1945 provides multiple perspectives on the question of whether the Holocaust can best be explained as an inevitable result of Europe's anti-Semitic history, or as a tragic historical mutation. more...

  • Studies in Contemporary Jewryby Ezra Mendelsohn

    Oxford University Press 1999; US$ 97.99

    Like others in the series, this book presents current scholarship in the form of a symposium, essays, and book reviews by distinguished experts in Jewish studies from around the world. It is published annually by the Avraham Harman Institute of Contemporary Jewry at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. more...

  • Studies in Contemporary Jewryby Eli Lederhendler

    Oxford University Press 2001; US$ 109.99

    Bringing together contributions from scholars as well as younger academics, Volume XVII of 'Studies in Contemporary Jewry' considers the ways in which theological writings, sweeping social changes, individual or small-group needs, and intra-communal diversity have re-energised Judaism even amidst secular trends in America and Israel. more...

  • Studies in Contemporary Jewryby Peter Y. Medding

    Oxford University Press 2003; US$ 109.99

    Volume XVIII of 'Studies in Contemporary Jewry' offers a view of Jews and violence. It construes violence broadly, including deviance and crime, verbal threat and incitement, coercion, force and the resort to arms in individual, collective and communal, and state contexts. The essays span events in Israel, Russia, Germany, and the United States. more...

  • Son of the Cypressesby Meron Benvenisti

    University of California Press 2003; US$ 24.50

    ''Now that I am seventy years of age, it is my prerogative to offer a summing up,'' says Meron Benvenisti, internationally known author and columnist, Jerusalem native, and scion of Israel's founders. Born in Palestine in 1934 to a Sephardic father and an Ashkenazi mother, Benvenisti has enjoyed an unusual vantage point from which to consider his homeland's... more...

  • The Palestinian Liberation Organisationby Helena Cobban

    Cambridge University Press 1984; US$ 51.00

    A comprehensive political analysis of the PLO. more...

  • The Protestant-Jewish Conundrumby Jonathan Frankel; Ezra Mendelsohn

    Oxford University Press, USA 2010; US$ 54.99

    Volume XXIV of the distinguished annual Studies in Contemporary Jewry explores relations between Jews and Protestants in modern times. Far from monolithic, Protestantism has innumerable groupings within it, from the loosely organized Religious Society of Friends to the conservative Evangelicals of the Bible Belt, all of which hold a range of views... more...