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Forthcoming Books

  1. 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 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 7th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 August 24th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 21st 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 21st 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 21st 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 21st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Fascism in Europe

    Edited by S.J. Woolf

    Series: Routledge Library Editions Racism and Fascism

    What was fascism, why did it gain support between the wars, and could it happen again? This collection of essays, published in 1981, by leading authorities on the subject, offers a comprehensive study of European fascism, with a detailed analysis of its roots, its extraordinary strength between the...

    To Be Published September 21st 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Name of God in Jewish Thought

    A Philosophical Analysis of Mystical Traditions from Apocalyptic to Kabbalah

    By Michael Miller

    Series: Routledge Jewish Studies Series

    This book examines select texts of Judaism, especially those within the mystical tradition, pertaining to the Name of God. It offers a philosophical analysis of these as a means of understanding the metaphysical role of the name generally, and in terms of its relationship with identity....

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge