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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 US$ 14.36

    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$ 28.95

    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 by... more...

  • The Passionate Torahby Danya Ruttenberg

    NYU Press 2009; US$ 26.00

    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, and with it... more...

  • A Jewish Ceremony for Newborn Girlsby Sharon R. Siegel

    Brandeis University Press 2014; US$ 28.99

    Formulates a framework for the development of Jewish rituals for newborn girls 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$ 39.00

    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...

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

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 182.00

    After World War II, Ernst Ludwig Ehrlich (1921–2007) published works in English and German by eminent Israeli scholars, in this way introducing them to a wider audience in Europe and North America. The series he founded for that purpose, Studia Judaica , continues to offer a platform for scholarly studies and editions that cover all... more...

  • Marriage rituals Italian styleby I.B. Weinstein

    BRILL 2004; US$ 212.00

    This work aims to present the wealth of primary documents elating to marriage rituals in Jewish Italian communities - response, private letters, court protocols, defamating books, love stories, material objects - and place them in historical context. more...

  • Nazirites in Late Second Temple Judaismby Stuart Chepey

    BRILL 2005; US$ 129.00

    Jesus made a Nazirite vow and so did Paul according to the New Testament. This book discusses the role of the Nazirite as evidenced in early Christian and other sources relevant to the period (250 BC – AD 70). more...

  • Ritual Purity and the Dead Sea Scrollsby Ian Werrett

    BRILL 2007; US$ 173.00

    As the first comprehensive study on the concept of ritual purity in the Dead Sea Scrolls since the full publication of the legal material from Qumran, this book offers a detailed examination of the purity material from Qumran through a diachronic lens. more...