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  1. A Remembrance of His Wonders
    In A Remembrance of His Wonders, David I. Shyovitz uncovers the sophisticated ways in which medieval Ashkenazic Jews engaged with the workings and meaning of the natural world, and traces the porous boundaries between medieval... Learn More
    Published: 16th May 2017
    Hardback / £52.00
  2. Maimonides and the Merchants
    In Maimonides and the Merchants, Mark R. Cohen reveals the extent of pragmatic revisions to the halakha, or body of Jewish law, introduced by Moses Maimonides in his Mishneh Torah, the comprehensive legal code he compiled in the... Learn More
    Published: 15th May 2017
    Hardback / £56.00
  3. Leopold Zunz

    Leopold Zunz

    Creativity in Adversity

    By Ismar Schorsch

    Series Jewish Culture and Contexts

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    In 1818, with a single essay of vast scope and stunning detail, Leopold Zunz launched the turn to history in modern Judaism. In Leopold Zunz: Creativity in Adversity, Ismar Schorsch, a distinguished scholar of German Jewish culture,... Learn More
    Published: 16th January 2017
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  4. Entangled Histories
    Entangled Histories: Knowledge, Authority, and Jewish Culture in the Thirteenth Century provides a multifaceted account of Jewish life in Europe and the Mediterranean basin at a time when economic, cultural, and intellectual encounters... Learn More
    Published: 1st January 2017
    Hardback / £60.00
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  5. A Historian in Exile
    In A Historian in Exile, Jeremy Cohen shows how Solomon ibn Verga's Shevet Yehudah bridges the divide between the medieval and early modern periods, reflecting a contemporary consciousness that a new order had begun to replace... Learn More
    Published: 10th October 2016
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  6. Purchasing Power
    Purchasing Power repositions economics in our understanding of the Jewish experience from early modern Rome to contemporary America and traces how economic circumstances have formed the context for, and even underpinned, Jewish... Learn More
    Published: 23rd October 2015
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  7. Secularism in Question
    Secularism in Question examines how twentieth-century revivals of religion prompt a reconsideration of many issues concerning Jews and Judaism in the modern era. Scholars of Jewish history, religion, philosophy, and literature... Learn More
    Published: 18th June 2015
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  8. Practicing Piety in Medieval Ashkenaz
    Elisheva Baumgarten offers a fresh assessment of Jewish daily practices in medieval Ashkenaz. The first study to address the practices of men and women together, Baumgarten explores how Jews who were not learned alongside those... Learn More
    Published: 10th October 2014
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  9. Reorienting the East
    The first comprehensive investigation of premodern Jewish travel writing about the Islamic world, Reorienting the East examines Hebrew and Judeo-Arabic travel accounts from the mid-twelfth to the early sixteenth centuries that... Learn More
    Published: 2nd September 2014
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  10. Difference of a Different Kind
    The eighteenth century has long been considered a formative period in the history of European racial identity. Difference of a Different Kind offers a new exploration of the ways Jewish authors confronted notions of race that... Learn More
    Published: 3rd April 2014
    Hardback / £47.00
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  11. Becoming the People of the Talmud
    Talya Fishman explores the impact of the textualization process in medieval Europe on the Babylonian Talmud's roles within Jewish culture.... Learn More
    Published: 12th December 2013
    Paperback / £25.99
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  12. Jews, Christians, and the Roman Empire
    This volume revisits issues of empire from the perspective of Jews, Christians, and other Romans in the third to sixth centuries. Through case studies, the contributors bring Jewish perspectives to bear on longstanding debates... Learn More
    Published: 4th October 2013
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  13. The Faith of Remembrance

    The Faith of Remembrance

    Marrano Labyrinths

    Written by Nathan Wachtel, Translated by Nikki Halpern, Foreword by Yosef Kaplan

    Series Jewish Culture and Contexts

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    This book offers portraits of seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Marranos: Spanish and Portuguese Jews who were forcibly converted to Catholicism but secretly retained their own faith. Merging the concerns of an anthropologist... Learn More
    Published: 24th January 2013
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  14. Next Year in Marienbad
    Next Year in Marienbad draws an engaging portrait of Jewish presence and cultural production in the spa towns of Carlsbad, Marienbad, and Franzensbad, from the last decades of the nineteenth century through the late 1930s.... Learn More
    Published: 26th October 2012
    Hardback / £43.00
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  15. This Noble House
    This Noble House examines the importance of biblical ancestry—especially the claim of descent from King David—for Jews living in the medieval Islamic world.... Learn More
    Published: 17th October 2012
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  16. Old Worlds, New Mirrors
    In Old Worlds, New Mirrors Moshe Idel turns his gaze on figures as diverse as Walter Benjamin and Jacques Derrida, Franz Kafka and Franz Rosenzweig, Arnaldo Momigliano and Paul Celan, Abraham Heschel and George Steiner to reflect... Learn More
    Published: 21st December 2009
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