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    • Aumiller, Rachel (2021)
      Scepticism claims that there is always something that slips through the epistemologist’s grasp.Drawing on the tradition of scepticism within continental philosophy, this volume discusses how the sense of touch uncovers ...
    • Idel, Moshe (2020)
      This book focuses on Abraham Abulafia’s esoteric thought in relation to Maimonides, Maimonideans, and Islamic thought in the line of Leo Strauss’ theory of the history of philosophy. A survey of Abulafia’s sources leads ...
    • Levisohn, Jon A.; Kress, Jeffrey S. (2018-11-19)
      Jewish educational projects and programs are thriving, attracting philanthropic support for exciting and creative approaches in every sector and setting. But underneath that energy, we are not as clear as we ought to be ...
    • Shavit, Yaacov (2020)
      This book focuses on places and instances where Solomon’s legendary biography intersects with those of Jesus Christ and of Aristotle. Solomon is the axis around which this trio revolves, the thread that binds it together. ...
    • Hagen, Nikolaus; Neuburger, Tobias (2020)
    • Rüpke, Jörg; Gemeinhardt, Peter; Heyden, Katharina (2012)
      The meaning of holiness and how one can speak about it remains an active research question in religious studies and theology. The articles analyze discourses about holiness from the religious cultures of late antiquity. ...
    • Geller, Markham J.; Lehmhaus, Lennart; Martelli, Matteo (2017)
      This volume brings together contributions covering different periods of the history of ancient pharmacology and medical writing, from Greek, Byzantine, and Syriac medicine to the Rabbinic-Talmudic medical discourses. It ...
    • Lehmhaus, Lennart; Martelli, Matteo (2017)
      Intercultural history of knowledge and science; Late Antique pharmacology/ pharmacotherapy; Talmudic Medicine; Greek medical encyclopedias
    • Lange, Armin; Porat, Dina; Schiffman, Lawrence H.; Mayerhofer, Kerstin (2020)
      This volume provides a compendium of the history of and discourse about antisemitism - both as a unique cultural and religious category. Antisemitic stereotypes function as religious symbols that express and transmit a ...
    • Lange, Armin; Mayerhofer, Kerstin; Porat, Dina; Schiffman, Lawrence H. (2020)
      This volume engages with antisemitic stereotypes as religious symbols that express and transmit a belief system of Jew-hatred. These religious symbols are stored in Christian, Muslim and even today’s secular cultural and ...
    • Ruderman , David B. (2017)
      The series Studies and Texts in Scepticism contains monographs, translations, and collected essays exploring scepticism in its dual manifestation as a purely philosophical tradition and as a set of sceptical strategies, ...
    • Luzzatto, Simone; Veltri, Giuseppe; Lissa, Anna (2019)
      Considered the first specimen of a theoretical literature on Jewish political economy, the Discourse is much more. Initially conceived as an apology for the Jewish community of Venice, it is actually replete with sceptical ...
    • Stökl, Jonathan; Waerzeggers, Caroline (2015)
      This collection of essays explores new ways of understanding the Babylonian Exile and the return to Yehud &#8211 a formative period in ancient Judaism. Drawing among others on new materials from cuneiform texts, the ...
    • Harris, Robert A.; Milgram, Jonathan S. (2021)
      Hakol Kol Yaakov: The Joel Roth Jubilee Volume contains twenty articles dedicated to Rabbi Joel Roth, written by colleagues and students. Some are academic articles in the general area of Talmud and Rabbinics, while others ...
    • Gemeinhardt, Peter; Heyden, Katharina (2012)
      Holy places; Holy times; Holiness; History of Religion; Sacralization
    • Schaller, Berndt; Dietert, Eike; Kramer, Adelheid; Behnsen, Jens; König, Ralf; Kollatz, Thomas (2010)
      The „Flecken Adelebsen“ at the edge of the „Solling“ in southern Lower-Saxony looks back to 300 years of jewish history. In 19th century it was named “Little Jerusalem” because of the high number of jewish habitants. Today ...
    • Schaller, Berndt,; Dietert, Eike,; Kramer, Adelheid,; Behnsen, Jens,; König, Ralf,; Kollatz, Thomas, (2010)
      The „Flecken Adelebsen“ at the edge of the „Solling“ in southern Lower-Saxony looks back to 300 years of jewish history. In 19th century it was named “Little Jerusalem” because of the high number of jewish habitants. Today ...
    • Perdue, Leo G.; Carter, Warren (2015-01-01)
      Israel and Empire introduces students to the history, literature, and theology of the Hebrew Bible and texts of early Judaism, enabling them to read these texts through the lens of postcolonial interpretation. This approach ...
    • Aue-Ben David, Irene; Elyada, Aya; Sluhovsky, Moshe; Wiese, Christian (2020)
      The volume sheds light on various chapters in the long and multifaceted history of Protestant-Jewish relations, from the Reformation to the present. Going beyond theological questions to the areas of philosophy, music, ...