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Forthcoming Books

  1. Hannah Arendt and the Limits of Total Domination

    The Holocaust, Plurality, and Resistance

    By Michal Aharony

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    Responding to the increasingly influential role of Hannah Arendt’s political philosophy in recent years, Hannah Arendt and the Limits of Total Domination: The Holocaust, Plurality, and Resistance, critically engages with Arendt’s understanding of totalitarianism. According to Arendt, the main goal...

    To Be Published January 21st 2015 by Routledge

  2. A History of Czechs and Jews

    A Slavic Jerusalem

    By Martin Wein

    Series: Routledge Jewish Studies Series

    Was Israel founded by Czechoslovakia? A History of Czechs and Jews examines this question and the resulting findings are complex. Czechoslovakia did provide critical, secret military sponsorship to Israel around 1948, but this alliance was short-lived and terminated with the Prague Trial of 1952....

    To Be Published February 11th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Histories of the Jews of Egypt

    An Imagined Bourgeoisie, 1880s-1950s

    By Dario Miccoli

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern History

    Up until the advent of Nasser and the 1956 War, a thriving and diverse Jewry lived in Egypt – mainly in the two cities of Alexandria and Cairo, heavily influencing the social and cultural history of the country. Histories of the Jews of Egypt argues that this Jewish diaspora should be viewed as "...

    To Be Published March 17th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Jewish Travellers

    Edited by Elkan Nathan Adler

    First published in 1930. The wandering Jew is a very real character in the great drama of history. He has travelled as nomad and settler, as fugitive and conqueror, as exile and colonist and as merchant and scholar. Of necessity bilingual and therefore the master of many languages, the Jew was the...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Jewish Education and History

    Continuity, crisis and change

    Moshe Aberbach (1924-2007) was a leading educator and scholar in Jewish studies, specialising in the field of Jewish education in the talmudic period. This book draws on a representative selection of his writings over a fifty year period, and includes essays on Saadia Gaon and Maimonides, coverage...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Independent State of Croatia 1941-45

    Edited by Sabrina P. Ramet

    This special issue provides important new scholarship from a variety of perspectives on the structure, ideology and political history of the central fascist group in interwar and Second World War Yugoslavia, the Croatian Ustasha. It is the first volume in English to closely explore the Ustasha’s...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Studies of the Holocaust

    Lessons in Survivorship

    Edited by Roberta R Greene

    It has been more than sixty years since the end of World War II and the liberation of the survivors of the Holocaust. Since then, many rich personal and historical accounts have been written of the horrific events of those times. Mental health workers have strived to give survivors solace for their...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Folklare Of The Jews

    By Rappoport

    First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Jewishness and Masculinity from the Modern to the Postmodern

    By Neil R. Davison

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

    This study examines the impact of racial, gender, and religious constructs of Jewish masculinity on a select group of male writers including George Du Maurier, Theodor Herzl, Ernest Hemingway, James Joyce, and Philip Roth during the Modernist and Postmodern eras. In reading the work of these...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Rabbis of our Time

    Spiritual Authorities of Judaism

    By Marek Cejka, Roman Koran

    Series: Routledge Jewish Studies Series

    Rabbis of Our Time is a biographical book which contains several dozen portraits of rabbinical authorities of modern and recent times – both the contemporary generation of rabbis and earlier generations of rabbis living in the 20th century. The book is focused on centers of contemporary Judaism and...

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge