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The German-Jewish Cookbook: Recipes and History of a Cuisine  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Oct. 20, 2017
The German-Jewish Cookbook: Recipes and History of a Cuisine

The German-Jewish Cookbook: Recipes and History of a Cuisine by Gabrielle Rossmer Gropman, Sonya Gropman
English | September 5, 2017 | ISBN: 1611688736 | PDF | 272 pages | 13.2 MB

Stranger in My Own Country: A Jewish Family in Modern Germany  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Oct. 17, 2017
Stranger in My Own Country: A Jewish Family in Modern Germany

Stranger in My Own Country: A Jewish Family in Modern Germany by Yascha Mounk
English | January 7, 2014 | ISBN: 0374157537, 0374535531 | EPUB | 272 pages | 1 MB
Sabbatian Heresy: Writings on Mysticism, Messianism, and the Origins of Jewish Modernity

Sabbatian Heresy: Writings on Mysticism, Messianism, and the Origins of Jewish Modernity by Pawel Maciejko
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1512600520 | 216 Pages | PDF | 19.6 MB

The pronouncements of Sabbatai Tsevi (1626–76) gave rise to Sabbatianism, a key messianic movement in Judaism that spread across Jewish communities in Europe, Asia, and North Africa.

Jewish Feminism and Intersectionality  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at Oct. 15, 2017
Jewish Feminism and Intersectionality

Jewish Feminism and Intersectionality by Marla Brettschneider
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1438460333, 1438460341 | 195 pages | EPUB | 0,7 MB

The Myth of the Medieval Jewish Moneylender: Volume I  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 14, 2017
The Myth of the Medieval Jewish Moneylender: Volume I

The Myth of the Medieval Jewish Moneylender: Volume I By Julie L. Mell
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 346 Pages | ISBN : 1137397764 | 8.74 MB

This book challenges a common historical narrative, which portrays medieval Jews as moneylenders who filled an essential economic role in Europe. It traces how and why this narrative was constructed as a philosemitic narrative in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries in response to the rise of political antisemitism.

Cultures and Contexts of Jewish Education  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Oct. 12, 2017
Cultures and Contexts of Jewish Education

Cultures and Contexts of Jewish Education by Barry Chazan, Robert Chazan, Benjamin M. Jacobs
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319515853 | 159 Pages | PDF | 1.7 MB

This book examines the history of Jewish education from the Biblical period to the present.

The Grammar of Messianism: An Ancient Jewish Political Idiom and Its Users  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Oct. 12, 2017
The Grammar of Messianism: An Ancient Jewish Political Idiom and Its Users

The Grammar of Messianism: An Ancient Jewish Political Idiom and Its Users by Matthew V. Novenson
English | May 1, 2017 | ISBN: 0190255021 | PDF | 384 pages | 29.9 MB

When the State Winks: The Performance of Jewish Conversion in Israel  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 12, 2017
When the State Winks: The Performance of Jewish Conversion in Israel

When the State Winks: The Performance of Jewish Conversion in Israel by Michal Kravel-Tovi
English | September 5th, 2017 | ASIN: B0719PRDFC, ISBN: 0231183240 | 323 Pages | EPUB | 18.64 MB

Religious conversion is often associated with ideals of religious sincerity. But in a society in which religious belonging is entangled with ethnonational citizenship and confers political privilege, a convert might well have other motives.

Jewish Thought, Utopia, and Revolution  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Oct. 10, 2017
Jewish Thought, Utopia, and Revolution

Elena Namli, Jayne Svenungsson, Alana M. Vincent, "Jewish Thought, Utopia, and Revolution"
English | ISBN: 9042038330 | 2014 | 224 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Jewish Studies: A Theoretical Introduction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Oct. 10, 2017
Jewish Studies: A Theoretical Introduction

Andrew Bush, "Jewish Studies: A Theoretical Introduction"
English | ISBN: 081354954X, 0813554209 | 2011 | 165 pages | PDF | 1 MB