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- Rutgers University Press 2014; US$ 27.95
Hidden lives, hidden history, and hidden manuscripts. In The Virgin of Guadalupe and the Conversos, Marie-Theresa Hernández unmasks the secret lives of conversos and judaizantes and their likely influence on the Catholic Church in the New World. The terms converso and judaizante are often used for descendants of Spanish Jews (the Sephardi,... more...
- Mohr Siebeck 2013; US$ 135.77
Hauptbeschreibung Susan Haber (1957-2006) was a graduate of York University (B.A.) and McMaster University (M.A.). At the time of her death, she was working on a doctorate from McMaster University, having already published articles on the Hebrew Bible, early Judaism, and early Christianity. The present volume consists of contributions in fields central... more...
- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 26.30
Dieses Buch hat viele Facetten: Es zeigt die Geschichte der Judaistik und die Vielfalt der Jüdischen Studien, die das Judentum als Religion und Kultur aus historischer, soziologischer, literaturwissenschaftlicher oder philologischer Sicht beleuchten. In interdisziplinärer Offenheit widmet sich die Judaistik dem Studium der jüdischen Lebenswelten in... more...
- Mohr Siebeck 2013; US$ 98.93
Hauptbeschreibung In this book Christoph Ochs presents for the first time an extensive study of the use of the Gospel of Matthew in Jewish polemics. These often overlooked texts advance numerous exegetical arguments against Jesus' divinity, the incarnation, and the Trinity. Seven Jewish polemical key texts comprise the main sources for this inquiry:... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95
The twelfth century was a period of rapid change in Europe. The intellectual landscape was being transformed by new access to classical works through non-Christian sources. The Christian church was consequently trying to strengthen its control over the priesthood and laity and within the church a dramatic spiritual renewal was taking place. Christians... more...
- The Edwin Mellen Press 2013; US$ 109.95
This volume outlines some of the attempts to produce a theology to replace super-sessionary theology since the Nostra Aetate and the issues that remain, including the question of mission and the Jews. more...
- John Hunt Publishing 2012; US$ 9.99
The Israeli/Palestinian conflict is not mainly about politics, nor religion, nor even geo-politics. It is about pathology. The traumas of the 20th century have driven millions of intelligent, capable people into active psychological pathologies, which they experience as ideological realities. Some of the cult-like groups associated with Christian... more...
- Beaufort Books 2012; US$ 18.90
Mark Braverman shows how the Jewish quest for safety and empowerment and the Christian endeavor to atone for centuries of anti-Semitism have combined to suppress the conversations needed to bring about a just and lasting peace in the Holy Land. Fatal Embrace charts Braverman's journey as an American Jew struggling with the difficult realities of... more...
- Princeton University Press 2012; US$ 24.95
In late antiquity, as Christianity emerged from Judaism, it was not only the new religion that was being influenced by the old. The rise and revolutionary challenge of Christianity also had a profound influence on rabbinic Judaism, which was itself just emerging and, like Christianity, trying to shape its own identity. In The Jewish Jesus , Peter... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 105.00
Provides the first extensive collection of traditional and academic Jewish approaches to the religions of the world, focusing on those Jewish thinkers that actually encounter the other world religions -that is, it moves beyond the theory of inclusive/exclusive/pluralistic categories and looks at Judaism's interactions with other faiths. more...