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  1. Allegory Old and New in Literature, Fine Art, Music and Theatre and its Continuity in Culture.Marlies Kronegger, Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka, World Institute for Advanced Phenomenological Research and Learning, International Society for Phenomenology and Literature & International Phenomenology Congress - 1994
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  2. The Philosophical Reflection of Man in Literature Selected Papers From Several Conferences Held by the International Society for Phenomenology and Literature in Cambridge, Massachusetts.Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka & International Society for Phenomenology and Literature - 1982
     
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    After BIOETHICSLINE: Online Searching of the Bioethics Literature.National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature - 2001 - Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal 11 (4):387-389.
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    News From the National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature (NRCBL) and the National Information Resource on Ethics and Human Genetics (NIREHG).National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature - 2007 - Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal 17 (4).
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    Rabbinic Literature and the History of Judaism in Late Antiquity: Challenges, Methodologies and New Approaches.Moshe Lavee - 2011 - In Rabbinic Texts and the History of Late-Roman Palestine. pp. 319.
    This chapter examines the methodologies, new approaches, and challenges in the use of rabbinic literature to study the history of Judaism in late antiquity. It provides some examples that demonstrate some of the issues concerning the applicability of rabbinic literature to the study of Judaism in late-Roman Palestine. It concludes that rabbinic literature can serve as a historical source, especially when read indirectly and through the lens of well-defined theoretical frameworks, and when perceived as a (...)
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    Intertextuality and the Literature of Judaism.Jacob Neusner - 1990 - American Journal of Semiotics 7 (1/2):153-182.
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    Interaction Between Judaism and Christianity in History, Religion, Art and Literature.Marcel Poorthuis, Joshua J. Schwartz & Joseph Turner (eds.) - 2008 - Brill.
    This volume contains essays dealing with complex relationships between Judaism and Christianity, taking a bold step, assuming that no historical period can be excluded from the interactive process between Judaism and Christianity, conscious or unconscious, as either rejection or appropriation.
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    Females, Feminists, and Feminism: A Review of Recent Literature on Jewish Feminism and the Creation of a Feminist Judaism[REVIEW]Ellen M. Umansky - 1988 - Feminist Studies 14 (2):349.
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    Females, Feminists, and Feminism: A Review of Recent Literature on Jewish Feminism and the Creation of a Feminist JudaismNice Jewish Girls: A Lesbian AnthologyThe Jewish Woman: New PerspectivesOn Being a Jewish Feminist: A ReaderOn Women and Judaism: A View From TraditionJewish and Female: Choices and Changes in Our Lives TodayThe Tribe of Dina: A Jewish Women's AnthologyMiriam's Well: Rituals for Jewish Women Around the Year. [REVIEW]Ellen M. Umansky, Evelyn Torton Beck, Elizabeth Koltun, Susannah Heschel, Blu Greenberg, Susan Weidman Schneider, Melanie Kaye/Kantrowitz, Irena Klepfisz & Penina V. Adelman - 1988 - Feminist Studies 14 (2):349.
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    Samuel Sandmel: Philos Place in Judaism: A Study of Conceptions of Abraham in Jewish Literature. Augmented Edition, Ktav Publishing House New York, 1971, XXIX, 232 Pp. (Erstveröffentlichung in Hebrew Union College Annual 25, 1954, 209-237; 26, 1955, 151-332; Monographisch Cincinnati 1956). [REVIEW]Wolfgang Reister - 1974 - Zeitschrift für Religions- Und Geistesgeschichte 26 (2):176-176.
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    Holger Michael Zellentin: Rabbinic Parodies of Jewish and Christian Literature (= Texts and Studies in Ancient Judaism 139), Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck 2011, S. Ix + 275. [REVIEW]Görge K. Hasselhoff - 2013 - Zeitschrift für Religions- Und Geistesgeschichte 65 (1):102-103.
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    Josephus (M.A.) Brighton The Sicarii in Josephus's Judean War. Rhetorical Analysis and Historical Observations. (Early Judaism and its Literature 27.) Pp. Xiv + 184. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, 2009. Paper, US$26.95. ISBN: 978-1-58983-406-. [REVIEW]Honora Chapman - 2010 - The Classical Review 60 (2):385-387.
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    “A Kingdom of Priests”: The Democratization of the Priesthood in the Literature of Second Temple Judaism.Martha Himmelfarb - 1997 - Journal of Jewish Thought and Philosophy 6 (1):89-104.
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    Kafka: Judaism, Politics, and Literature.Carl Landauer - 1988 - History of European Ideas 9 (1):88-89.
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    Early Judaism & Modern Culture: Literature & Theology. By Gerbern S. Oegema. Pp. Xvi, 236, Cambridge/Grand Rapids, Eerdmans, 2011, $8.53. [REVIEW]Patrick Madigan - 2012 - Heythrop Journal 53 (2):299-299.
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    Fallen Angels and the History of Judaism and Christianity: The Reception of Enochic Literature. By Annette Yoshiko Reed.Patrick Madigan - 2009 - Heythrop Journal 50 (6):1021-1022.
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    Sculpting Idolatry in Flavian Rome: Iconic Rhetoric in the Writings of Flavius Josephus. By Jason von Ehrenkrook. Early Judaism and Its Literature, Vol. 33. Atlanta : Society of Biblical Literature, 2011. Pp. Xiv + 226. $29.95. [REVIEW]Kathy Barrett Dawson - 2015 - Journal of the American Oriental Society 135 (2):368-370.
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    Intertextuality and the Literature of Judaism.Jacob Neusner - 1990 - American Journal of Semiotics 7 (1/2):153-182.
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    Lepra Universalis: Neoplatonism and Judaism as Reflected in Twelfth and Thirteenth Century Literature.Hans Bayer - 1988 - History of European Ideas 9 (3):281-303.
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    John, Qumran, and the Dead Sea Scrolls: Sixty Years of Discovery and Debate. Edited by Mary L. Coloe and Tom Thatcher. Early Judaism and Its Literature, Vol. 32. Atlanta : Society of Biblical Literature, 2011. Pp. Xiii + 228. $28.95. [REVIEW]C. D. Elledge - 2015 - Journal of the American Oriental Society 135 (2):362-363.
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  21. Kafka: Judaism, Politics, and Literature : Ritchie Robertson , Xii + 330 Pp., £27.50/$39.95. [REVIEW]Carl Landauer - 1988 - History of European Ideas 9 (1):88-89.
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  22. Philo's Place in Judaism: A Study of Conceptions of Abraham in Jewish Literature.Samuel Sandmel - 1956 - Cincinnati, Hebrew Union College Press.
     
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    Constructed Realities in the Study of Religion? Considerations on the Margin of Judaism’s Reception in Present-Day China.Pătru Alina & Mihăilescu Clementina Alexandra - 2017 - Journal for the Study of Religions and Ideologies 16 (47):76-89.
    The aim of this study is twofold. Firstly, it intends to highlight the value of constructivist insights for religious studies by showing that various forms of approach to issues related to religion are mere constructs. In contrast to this viewpoint, the discipline of religious studies had traditionally sought a higher degree of objectivity in the scientific reflection of religious topics, but that has been a fraught path. Secondly, the example it refers to is worthy in itself. The reception of (...) in contemporary China is not only an under-investigated topic endowed with a great potential to reveal to what extent the Chinese ordinary man as well as the academic succeed to understand Western thought and to differentiate among the varied cultural traditions generally subsumed by them under the notion Western, but it also shows that the constructivist approaches preserve their validity in non-European contexts as well. Judaism’s reception in contemporary China will be pursued on four different levels: popular literature, fake books, articles in the Christian Chinese media and academic productions. The four categories of texts represent four different degrees of comprehension of the object of study, primarily offering information about the worldviews of the authors of the texts. The process of reception of thought is regarded as a form of encounter where the active part is striving to get out of its own mindset and move towards the other. (shrink)
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  24. Constructed Realities in the Study of Religion? Considerations on the Margin of Judaism’s Reception in Present-Day China.Patru Alina & Mihăilescu Clementina Alexandra - 2017 - Journal for the Study of Religions and Ideologies 16 (47):76-89.
    The aim of this study is twofold. Firstly, it intends to highlight the value of constructivist insights for religious studies by showing that various forms of approach to issues related to religion are mere constructs. In contrast to this viewpoint, the discipline of religious studies had traditionally sought a higher degree of objectivity in the scientific reflection of religious topics, but that has been a fraught path. Secondly, the example it refers to is worthy in itself. The reception of (...) in contemporary China is not only an under-investigated topic endowed with a great potential to reveal to what extent the Chinese ordinary man as well as the academic succeed to understand Western thought and to differentiate among the varied cultural traditions generally subsumed by them under the notion Western, but it also shows that the constructivist approaches preserve their validity in non-European contexts as well. Judaism’s reception in contemporary China will be pursued on four different levels: popular literature, fake books, articles in the Christian Chinese media and academic productions. The four categories of texts represent four different degrees of comprehension of the object of study, primarily offering information about the worldviews of the authors of the texts. The process of reception of thought is regarded as a form of encounter where the active part is striving to get out of its own mindset and move towards the other. (shrink)
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    The Peace and Violence of Judaism: From the Bible to Modern Zionism.Robert Eisen - 2011 - Oxford University Press.
    Introduction -- The Bible -- Rabbinic Judaism -- Medieval Jewish philosophy -- Kabbalah -- Modern Zionism -- Conclusions.
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    The Transformation of Judaism: From Philosophy to Religion.Jacob Neusner - 1992 - Johns Hopkins University Press.
    "Neusner moves beyond the interpretation of individual texts to grasp as wholes two systems of Judaism, that of the Mishnah and that represented by Rabbinic documents of the fifth century. He thus provides an entirely fresh approach and a new answer to the central question 'What is Judaism?' At the same time, by providing a sound model for the evaluation and comparison of diverse religious systems, this book has an important place within the study of the history of (...)
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  27. The Image of the Non-Jew in Judaism: The Idea of Noahide Law.David Novak - 2011 - The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization.
     
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    Worship and Ethics: A Study in Rabbinic Judaism.Max Kadushin - 1978 - Greenwood Press.
    CHAPTER I Introduction A. RABBINIC WORSHIP AND HALAKAH Rabbinic worship is personal experience and yet it is governed by Halakah, law. ...
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    Creating a Judaism Without Religion: A Postmodern Jewish Possibility.S. Daniel Breslauer - 2001 - University Press of America.
    Creative Betrayal: Hasidism, Israeli Writers, and Martin Buber Contemporary American Jews seem to have a strange attraction to an eighteenth century Jewish ...
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    The "Other" in Second Temple Judaism: Essays in Honor of John J. Collins.John J. Collins & Daniel C. Harlow (eds.) - 2010 - W.B. Eerdmans Pub. Co..
    Based on a conference held Apr. 4-5, 2008 at Amherst College.
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    The "Other" in Second Temple Judaism: Essays in Honor of John J.John J. Collins & Daniel C. Harlow (eds.) - 2011 - W.B. Eerdmans Pub. Co..
    Based on a conference held Apr. 4-5, 2008 at Amherst College.
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  32. The Jacob Dolnitzky Memorial Volume: Studies in Jewish Law, Philosophy, Literature, and Language.Jacob Dolnitzky & Morris Casriel Katz (eds.) - 1982 - P. Feldheim.
     
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  33. Adaptations and Innovations: Studies on the Interaction Between Jewish and Islamic Thought and Literature From the Early Middle Ages to the Late Twentieth Century, Dedicated to Professor Joel L. Kraemer.Joel L. Kraemer, Y. Tzvi Langermann & Jossi Stern (eds.) - 2007 - Peeters.
  34. Sources of the Transformation of Judaism: From Philosophy to Religion in the Classics of Judaism: A Reader.Jacob Neusner - 1992 - Scholars Press.
     
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    Theological and Philosophical Premises of Judaism.Jacob Neusner - 2008 - Academic Studies Press.
    Speech : an eye that sees, an ear that hears -- Time : considerations of temporal priority or posteriority do not enter into the Torah -- Space : the land of Israel is holier than all lands -- Analysis : hierarchical classification and the law's philosophical demonstration of monotheism -- Mixtures -- Analysis : intentionality -- Integrating the system -- Living in the kingdom of God.
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  36. The Ecology of Religion From Writing to Religion in the Study of Judaism.Jacob Neusner - 1997
     
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    The Idea of History in Rabbinic Judaism.Jacob Neusner - 2004 - Brill.
    Jacob Neusner is Research Professor of Religion and Theology at Bard College, Member of the Institute of Advanced Study, and Life Member of Clare Hall, ...
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  38. The Social Teaching of Rabbinic Judaism.Jacob Neusner - 2001
     
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  39. The Image of the Non-Jew in Judaism an Historical and Constructive Study of the Noahide Laws.David Novak - 1983
     
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  40. Humanism and Judaism: Johannes Reuchlin and the Campaign to Destroy Jewish Books.David Price - 2010 - Oxford University Press.
    impermissibly favorable to Jews? -- Humanist origins -- Humanism at court -- Discovery of Hebrew -- Johannes Pfefferkorn and the campaign against Jews -- Who saved the Jewish books? -- Inquisition -- Trial at Rome and the Christian debates -- The Luther affair -- As if the first martyr of Hebrew letters.
     
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  41. Gender and Judaism the Transformation of Tradition.Tamar Rudavsky - 1995
     
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  42. Philo in Early Christian Literature: A Survey.David T. Runia - 1993 - Fortress Press.
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    The Embryo in Ancient Rabbinic Literature: Between Religious Law and Didactic Narratives: An Interpretive Essay.Etienne Lepicard - 2010 - History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences 32 (1):21-41.
    At a time when bioethical issues are at the top of public and political agendas, there is a renewed interest in representations of the embryo in various religious traditions. One of the major traditions that have contributed to Western representations of the embryo is the Jewish tradition. This tradition poses some difficulties that may deter scholars, but also presents some invaluable advantages. These derive from two components, the search for limits and narrativity, both of which are directly connected with the (...)
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    The Palestinian Context of Rabbinic Judaism.Fergus Millar - 2011 - In Rabbinic Texts and the History of Late-Roman Palestine. pp. 25.
    This chapter examines the rabbinic Judaism from the Palestinian context. It suggests that it is not possible to provide any unambiguous framework which will offer clues to the context, or contexts, in which the extraordinary corpus of rabbinic works was composed. It concludes that the composition of the rabbinic literature could only take place in a society marked by a complex interplay of beliefs, ethnic identities and languages and identifies the most common points of reference in Jewish religious (...)
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    What’s So Funny About Arguing with God? A Case for Playful Argumentation From Jewish Literature.Don Waisanen, Hershey H. Friedman & Linda Weiser Friedman - 2015 - Argumentation 29 (1):57-80.
    In this paper, we show that God is portrayed in the Hebrew Bible and in the Rabbinic literature—some of the very Hebrew texts that have influenced the three major world religions of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam—as One who can be argued with and even changes his mind. Contrary to fundamentalist positions, in the Hebrew Bible and other Jewish texts God is omniscient but enjoys good, playful argumentation, broadening the possibilities for reasoning and reasonability. Arguing with God has also (...)
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  46. Journey to Heaven: Exploring Jewish Views of the Afterlife.Leila Leah Bronner - 2011 - Lambda Publishers.
    The Hebrew Bible: glimpses of immortality -- Early post-biblical literature: gateways to heaven and hell -- The mishnah: who will merit the world to come? -- The Talmud: what happens in the next world? -- Medieval Jewish philosophy: faith and reason -- Mysticism: reincarnation in Kabbalah -- Modernity: what do we believe? -- The Messiah: the eternal thread of hope.
     
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    Embodied Cognition in Classical Rabbinic Literature.Daniel H. Weiss - 2013 - Zygon 48 (3):788-807.
    Challenging earlier cognitivist approaches, recent theories of embodied cognition argue that the human mind and its functions are best understood as intimately bound up with the human body and its physiological dimensions. Some scholars have suggested that such theories, in departing from some core assumptions of the Western philosophical tradition, display significant similarities to certain non-Western traditions of thought, such as Buddhism. This essay extends such parallels to the Jewish tradition and argues that, in particular, classical rabbinic thought presents a (...)
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  48. Sefer ʻezrat Avot: Ḳovets Dinim Ṿa-Halikhot Be-ʻinyene ʻovdim Zarim Ha-Meṭaplim Bi-Zeḳenim U-Ḳeshishim.Eliyahu Biṭon - 2008 - Eliyahu Biṭon.
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  49. Ma°A'seh Avot Siman le-Vanim Me®Ora°Ot Ba-Halikhot °Olam Òve-Divre Yeme Yi'sra®El le-or Ha-Torah.David Cohen - 1995 - Mesorah Publications.
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  50. Jewish Ethics & Catholic Doctrine.Hugo De Fer - 1972 - Albuquerque, N.M.]American Classical College Press.
     
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