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A Mortuary of Books by
Call Number: D 804.3 .G353513 2019
Publication Date: 2019
Winner, 2020 JDC-Herbert Katzki Award for Writing Based on Archival Material, given by the Jewish Book Council. The astonishing story of the efforts of scholars and activists to rescue Jewish cultural treasures after the Holocaust
At the Entrance to the Garden of Eden by
Call Number: BM 534 .K57 2019
Publication Date: 2019
While religion has fueled the often violent conflict plaguing the Holy Land, Yossi Klein Halevi wondered whether it could be a source of unity as well. To find the answer, this religious Israeli Jew began a two-year exploration to discover a common language with his Christian and Muslim neighbors.
Jewish Bodylore by
Call Number: GT 495 .M55 2019
Publication Date: 2018
Jewish Bodylore: Feminist and Queer Ethnographies of Folk Practices explores the Jewish body and its symbology as a space for identity communication, applying the tools of bodylore (the folkloric study of the body) to the Jewish body in ways that are in line both with feminist and queer theory.
The Eerdmans Dictionary of Early Judaism by
Call Number: BM 176 .E34 2010 REF
The Dictionary of Early Judaism is the first reference work devoted exclusively to Second Temple Judaism (fourth century b.c.e. through second century c.e.).
Dictionary of Jewish Usage by
Call Number: BM 50 .S75 2005 REF
Dictionary of Jewish Usage: A Guide to the Use of Jewish Terms is a unique and much needed guide to the way many Hebrew, Yiddish, and Aramaic words and meanings are used by English speakers.
The Oxford Dictionary of the Jewish Religion by
Call Number: BM 50 .O94 1997 REF
This comprehensive dictionary of the Jewish religion contains nearly 2,400 alphabetically arranged entries ranging from short definitions to lengthy essays on major topics. It is the most accessible and complete one-volume resource available for information on the concepts, beliefs, and practices of historical and contemporary Jewish religious practice.
Selected Journals on Judaism