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  1. 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 April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Jews as a Chosen People

    Tradition and transformation

    By S. Leyla Gurkan

    Series: Routledge Jewish Studies Series

    The concept of the Jews as a chosen people is a key element of the Jewish faith and identity. This book explores the idea of chosenness from the ancient world, through modernity and into the Post-Holocaust era. Analysing a vast corpus of biblical, ancient, rabbinic and modern Jewish literature,...

    To Be Published May 28th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Boundaries, Identity and belonging in Modern Judaism

    Edited by Maria Diemling, Larry Ray

    Series: Routledge Jewish Studies Series

    The drawing of boundaries has always been a key part of the Jewish tradition and has served to maintain a distinctive Jewish identity. At the same time, these boundaries have consistently been subject to negotiation, transgression and contestation. The increasing fragmentation of Judaism into...

    To Be Published August 6th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Jewish Migration and the Archive

    Edited by James Jordan, Lisa Leff, Joachim Schlör

    Migration is, and has always been, a disruptive experience. Freedom from oppression and hope for a better life are counter-balanced by feelings of loss – loss of family members, of a home, of personal belongings. Memories of the migration process itself often fade quickly away in view of the new...

    To Be Published September 8th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Left, the Right and the Jews

    By W.D. Rubinstein

    Series: Routledge Library Editions Racism and Fascism

    First published in 1982, this book examines anti-semitism in the Western world. The author concludes that, fringe neo-Nazi groups notwithstanding, significant anti-semitism is largely a left-wing rather than a right-wing phenomenon. He finds that Jews have reacted to this change in their situation...

    To Be Published September 20th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Politics of Race

    Edited by Ivor Crewe

    Series: Routledge Library Editions Racism and Fascism

    This volume, first published in 1975, is concerned with the politics of race relations; it is divided into theoretical, empirical and methodological studies together with an extensive bibliography. A key theme in this volume is to show how the study of race relations can advance beyond traditional...

    To Be Published September 20th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The National Front

    By Nigel Fielding

    Series: Routledge Library Editions Racism and Fascism

    The National Front was one of the most controversial political parties in Britain. This exploration, first published in 1981, of the NF ideology and its meaning for members is based on a participation observation study which involved the development of relations with its headquarters, and with...

    To Be Published September 20th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Fascism

    By Paul M. Hayes

    Series: Routledge Library Editions Racism and Fascism

    This book, first published in 1973, sets out to clear away many of the confused ideas and misconceptions concerning the origins and nature of fascism. The first section deals with the intellectual origins of fascism and examines the constituent strands and development of fascist theory, including...

    To Be Published September 20th 2015 by Routledge