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  1. Risky Genes

    Genetics, Breast Cancer and Jewish Identity

    By Jessica Mozersky

    Series: Genetics and Society

    Ashkenazi Jews have the highest known population risk of carrying specific mutations in the high-risk breast cancer genes, BRCA1 and BRCA2. So what does it mean to be told you have an increased risk of genetic breast cancer because you are of Ashkenazi Jewish origin? In a time of ever-increasing...

    To Be Published August 30th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Jewish Cultures

    Edited by Nadia Valman, Laurence Roth

    Series: Routledge Literature Handbooks

    The Routledge Handbook to Contemporary Jewish Cultures explores the diversity of Jewish cultures and the various ways of investigating them, presenting the different methodologies, arguments, and challenges within the discipline. This handbook considers in turn: How the individual terms ‘...

    To Be Published September 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Jewish Culture in the Age of Globalisation

    Edited by Cathy Gelbin, Sander Gilman

    This interdisciplinary anthology explores the impact of current globalization processes on Jewish communities across the globe. The volume explores the extent to which nationalized constructs of Jewish culture and identity still dominate Jewish self-expressions, as well as the discourses about them...

    To Be Published September 24th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Holocaust

    Origins, Implementation, Aftermath, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Omer Bartov

    Series: Rewriting Histories

    Containing an almost entirely new selection of texts, this second edition of The Holocaust: Origins, Implementation, Aftermath presents a critical and important study of the Holocaust. Many of the pieces challenge conventional analyses and preconceived notions about the Holocaust, whether regarding...

    To Be Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Holocaust

    The Third Reich and the Jews, 2nd Edition

    By David Engel

    Series: Seminar Studies

    Fully revised and updated, this second edition includes: · A much expanded selection of original documents, many never before anthologised in English · Added treatment of the role of non-Germans in the Holocaust and the geographical variations in Jewish response · Additional...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Digital Judaism

    Jewish Negotiations with Digital Media and Culture

    Edited by Heidi A Campbell

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion and Digital Culture

    In this volume, contributors consider the ways that Jewish communities and users of new media negotiate their uses of digital technologies in light of issues related to religious identity, community and authority. Digital Judaism presents a broad analysis of how and why various Jewish groups...

    To Be Published December 16th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Teaching the Historical Jesus

    Issues and Exegesis

    Edited by Zev Garber

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    Teaching the Historical Jesus in his Jewish context to students of varied religious backgrounds presents instructors with not only challenges, but also opportunities to sustain interfaith dialogue and foster mutual understanding and respect. This new collection explores these challenges and...

    To Be Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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 April 30th 2015 by Routledge

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