The Reader's Guide to Judaism is a survey of English-language translations of the most important primary texts in the Jewish tradition. The field is assessed in some 470 essays discussing individuals (Martin Buber, Gluckel of Hameln), literature (Genesis, Ladino Literature), thought and beliefs (Holiness, Bioethics), practice (Dietary Laws, Passover), history (Venice, Baghdadi Jews of India), and arts and material culture (Synagogue Architecture, Costume). The emphasis is on Judaism, rather than on Jewish studies more broadly.There have been a number of significant articles about his influence on specific topics but few books devoted to him. Nonetheless, in ... After a brief biographical sketch, Finkel presents his abridgement of seven of Rabbi Feinsteina#39;s decisions.
|Title||:||Reader's Guide to Judaism|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-12-02|