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  • Trabajo en el sector pesqueroby International Labour Office

    International Labour Office 2005; US$ 13.50

    Comprises replies received from governments and employers’ and workers’ organizations concerning the proposed ILO Convention and Recommendation on work in the fishing sector. Includes a commentary by the ILO and a report on the Tripartite Meeting of Experts on the Fishing Sector, December 2004. more...

  • The Everything Jewish Wedding Bookby Rabbi Hyim Shafner

    F+W Media 2008; US$ 15.95

    From reciting the Kiddush (sanctification prayer) to building the chuppah (wedding canopy), the details of a Jewish wedding can be overwhelming! This wedding guide helps newlyweds understand tradition and plan a wedding they'll cherish forever. Written by a rabbi who has performed many weddings, this informative guide will help people navigate: the... more...

  • Jewish Studiesby Andrew Bush

    Rutgers University Press 2011; US$ 39.95

    Jewish Studies, the first volume in a groundbreaking new series, Key Words in Jewish Studies, introduces the basic approach of the series by organizing discussion around key concepts in the field that have emerged over the last two centuries: history and science, race and religion, self and community, identity and memory. The book is oriented... more...

  • The Passionate Torahby Danya Ruttenberg

    NYU Press 2009; US$ 89.00

    In this unique collection of essays, some of today’s smartest Jewish thinkers explore a broad range of fundamental questions in an effort to balance ancient tradition and modern sexuality. In the last few decades a number of factors—post-modernism, feminism, queer liberation, and more—have brought discussion of sexuality to the fore,... more...

  • A Jewish Ceremony for Newborn Girlsby Sharon R. Siegel

    Brandeis University Press 2013; US$ 28.99

    Formulates a framework for the development of Jewish rituals for newborn girls more...

  • How to Woo a Jewby Tamar Caspi

    Seal Press 2014; US$ 17.00

    Have you been single longer than the Jews wandered the desert? Or are you newly single and hoping to hook up with a hot MOT*? Either way, Tamar Caspi is on a mission to help you find your Chosen One... and who better to do that than the advice columnist from the massively popular dating site JDate.com? In How to Woo a Jew , your very own Jewish... more...

  • Marriage, Sex and Family in Judaismby Michael J. Broyde; Michael S. Berger; David Blumenthal; Elliot Dorff; David Novak; Angela Riccett; Jack Wertheimer

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2005; US$ 38.99

    Marriage, Sex and Family in Judaism explores Jewish marriage from historical and contemporary perspectives, focusing on the religious and legal concepts of marriage, and the social impact of family in the Jewish community. The book does not advocate one perspective or another; instead, the essays range from conservative to liberal viewpoints, offering... more...

  • Jewish Women's Torah Studyby Ilan Fuchs

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00

    One of the cornerstones of the religious Jewish experience in all its variations is Torah study, and this learning is considered a central criterion for leadership. Jewish Women?s Torah Study addresses the question of women's integration in the halachic-religious system at this pivotal intersection. The contemporary debate regarding women?s Torah... more...

  • Death in Jewish Lifeby Stefan C. Reif; Andreas Lehnardt; Avriel Bar-Levav

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 168.00

    This volume examines in inter-disciplinary perspective the degree to which the medieval Ashkenazi were innovative in the area of communal activity surrounding burial and mourning customs. The topics cover liturgical poetry as well as statutory prayers; confessions, final testimonies and acts of charity; funeral and mourning rites; the influences of... more...

  • Being Jewishby Ari L. Goldman

    Simon & Schuster 2000; US$ 16.00

    Increasing numbers of Jews are returning to their religious roots in a search for meaning, eager to explore a heritage that is deeply embedded in history and at the same time rapidly changing. But what is Judaism today? And what does it mean -- culturally, spiritually, and ritually -- to be Jewish in the twenty-first century? In Being Jewish,... more...