Judaism: A Very Short Introduction

Judaism: A Very Short Introduction

by Norman Solomon
     
 

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In addition to surveying the nature and development of Judaism, this book outlines the basics of practicqal Judaism--its festivals, prayers, customs, and various sects. Modern concerns and debates are also addressed, such as the impact of the Holocaust, the establishment of the State of Israel, the status of women, and medical and commercial ethics.See more details below

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In addition to surveying the nature and development of Judaism, this book outlines the basics of practicqal Judaism--its festivals, prayers, customs, and various sects. Modern concerns and debates are also addressed, such as the impact of the Holocaust, the establishment of the State of Israel, the status of women, and medical and commercial ethics.

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"An excellent brief introduction; contains all your students need to know at the basic level."--I.A. Van Liere, College of Charleston

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ISBN-13:
9780192853240
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/16/1997
Series:
Very Short Introductions Series
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
5.06(w) x 7.69(h) x 0.35(d)

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