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  • Jewish Day Schools, Jewish Communities

    Jewish Day Schools, Jewish Communities

    A Reconsideration

    Edited by: Alex Pomson, Howard Deitcher

    About 350,000 Jewish children are currently enrolled in Jewish day schools, in every continent other than Antarctica. This is the first book-length consideration of life in such schools and of their relationship both to the Jewish community and to society as a...

    Paper - 9781904113744 - $ 29.95

  • Meshal Haqadmoni - Fables from the Distant Past

    Meshal Haqadmoni - Fables from the Distant Past

    A Parallel Hebrew-English Text

    By Isaac Ibn Sahula

    Edited by: Raphael Loewe

    Contributions by: Raphael Loewe

    The wondrous fables of Ibn Sahula in Meshal haqadmoni, presented here in English for the first time, provide a most unusual introduction to the intellectual and social universe of the Sephardi Jewish world of thirteenth-century...

    Cloth - 9781874774563 - $ 99.00

  • Women and the Messianic Heresy of Sabbatai Zevi, 1666-1816

    Women and the Messianic Heresy of Sabbatai Zevi, 1666-1816

    By Ada Rapoport-Albert

    Contributions by: Deborah Greniman

    Women are conspicuously absent from the Jewish mystical tradition. Even if historically some Jewish women may have experienced mystical revelations and led richly productive spiritual lives, the tradition does not preserve any record of their experiences or insights. Only the chance survival of...

    Cloth - 9781904113843 - $ 64.50