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A monumental work which laid the foundation of Jewish scholarship in America. Written by more then 400 contributors from all over the world—many considered founding “fathers” of their respective disciplines—this massive 12-volume Encyclopedia remains unsurpassed in many areas. Each of its 12 volumes was re-created by craftsmen of Varda Graphics, Inc. to look as close to the original as possible, while allowing the reader to take advantage of the latest computer technology.

INDEX TO VOL. IV X Czarniecki, Stefan,  406 Czarnikau, 406 Czartoryski, Prince  Adam Georg,  407 Czatzkes or Tschitkis, Baruch,  407 Czechowic, Martin, 407 Czenstochow,  407 Czernigov, 407 Czernowitz, 407 Czestionev, 408 Czynski, Jan ( Jean),  408 D’, Da, De, 409 Dabbasheth,  409 Daberath, 409 Dacosta, Isaac- Francis,  409 Dagesh, 409 Daggatun, 410 Jews Among  Berbers, 410 Dagger, 410 Daghestan,  411 Manners and Customs, 411 Women, 411 Dagobert,  411 Dagon, 412 Dainow, Zebi  Hirsch b. Zeëb Wolf, 412 Dalberg, Karl Theodor,  Baron von, 413 Dale, Alan,  413 Dalet, 413 Dallas, 413 Dalmbert, Simon  Mayer, 414 Dalphon, 414 Dalpuget, 414 Daly, Charles P.,  414 Dama, Son of Netina,  415 Damage, 415 Damascus, 415   Position, 415 In Biblical Times,  415 In Post- Biblical Times,  416 In Talmudic Times, 416 Under Arab Rule, 416 Twelfth to the Fifteenth Century,  417 In the Sixteenth Century, 418 In the Nineteenth Century,  418 Situation in 1901,  420 Damascus Affair, 420 Damiani, Peter,  421 Dampierre, 421 Damrosch, Leopold,  421 Dan, 422 The Tribe,  422 The Territory, 422 Dan, Type of Antichrist,  423 Dan Ashkenazi,  424 Dan- Jaan, 424 Dancing, 424 Terminology,  424 Religious Dances,  425 Tribal and Family Dances,  425 Festival of Water- Drawing, 426 Danhauser, Adolphe-  Léopold, 426 Daniel, 426 The Name  in the Old Testament,  427 Descent of Daniel,  427 Daniel’s Career, 427 Nebuchadnezzar’s Idol,  427 In the Lion’s Den, 428 Daniel, Tomb of, 429 Daniel, Apocalypse of,  430 Daniel, Book of,  430 Form, 430 Date of the  Book, 431 Genesis of the Book of Daniel,  432 Daniel ibn al- Anishata,  432 Daniel, Hayyata, 432 Daniel ben Hasdai, 432 Daniel b. Isaac, 432 Daniel ben Jacob of Grodno,  432 Daniel ben Judah, 432 Daniel b. Ketina, 432 Daniel ben Moses al- Kumisi,  al- Damagani, 432 Legal Decisions, 433 Influence of Islam and Talmud,  433 Daniel ben Saadia ha- Babli, 434 Daniel ben Solomon ( ben Hasdai),  434 Danielillo of Leghorn,  434 Daniels, D. Polak,  434 Danilevsky, 434 Danon, Abraham,  434 Danon, Berakah ben Yom-  Tob, 435 Danon, Joseph ben Jacob ben Moses ibn,  435 Danon, Meïr Benjamin  Menahem, 435 Danon, Yom- Tob, 435 Dante, Alighieri, 435 Danz, Johann Andreas,  436 Danzig, 436 The Five Congregations,  436 The Suburbs, 436 The Reformation, 437 Resettlement,  437 Rabbis, 437 Danzig, Abraham ben  Jehiel, 438 His Youth, 438 His Works, 438 His Importance as  Codifier, 438 His Ethics, 439 Dapiera ( De Piera), Astruc,  439 Dapiera or Da  Piera, Solomon ben  Meshullam, 439 Darda, 439 Dardanelles  or Chanak- Kalessi, 439 Dar‘ i, Moses ( or  Moses of Dar‘ ah), 440 Darius I., 441 Darius Crushes Rebellions, 441 Organizes the  Empire, 441 Darius III., 442 Darkness, 442 Darmesteter, Arsène,  443 Earliest Publications,  443 “ The Life of Words”,  444 Darmesteter, James,  444 Education, 445 Iranian Studies,  445 English Studies, 445 Journey to India, 445 Afghan Studies, 446 Relation to Judaism,  446 Darmstadt, 447 Darmstadt, Joseph  ben Meïr- Zebi, 447 Daroca, 447 Darshan, Simeon, 447 Darshanim,  447 Dart, 447 Dascola, Astruc,  447 Czarniecki, Stefan Dascola, AstrucAac— Apo  | Apo— Ben | Ben— Cha | Cha— Dre | Dre— Goa  | God— Ist  | Ita— Leo  | Leo— Mor | Mor— Phi | Phi— Sam | Sam— Tal  | Tal— Zwe   P  a g   V  ie w Search  | F i n d  | H o m e | I n d e x   P  a g   V  ie w

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Introduction to the Talmud and Midrash
The classic work on the field. Not for beginners; for those interested in a more historical and critical study of Talmud and Midrash.

The Jewish Encyclopedia Vol. 12
A monumental work which laid the foundation of Jewish scholarship in America. Written by more then 400 contributors from all over the world—many considered founding “fathers” of their respective disciplines—this massive 12-volume Encyclopedia remains unsurpassed in many areas. Each of its 12 volumes was re-created by craftsmen of Varda Graphics, Inc. to look as close to the original as possible, while allowing the reader to take advantage of the latest computer technology.

History of the Jews, Vol. 6: A Memoir of the Author by Dr. Philipp Bloch, A Chronological Table of Jewish History, An Index to the Whole Work, and Four Maps
A condensed reproduction of the first comprehensive attempt to write the history of the Jews as the history of a living people and from a Jewish point of view. The sixth volume contains a memoir of the author by Dr. Philipp Bloch, a chronological table of Jewish history, an index to the whole work, and four maps.

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The Birobidzhan Affair: A Yiddish Writer in Siberia
The Birobidzhan Affair is the autobiography, “a chronicle of heart-rending events” recounting Emiot's eight years at hard labor in various work camps in Siberia. Poignant, remarkably understated in tone, it provides evidence of his travails as a Jewish victim of the bitter bureaucracy that was Stalinist Russia.

The Third Pillar
Through slow and difficult years of impassioned creative effort, the author has summed up, distilled, symbolized the incomparable tragedy of Jewish people into an essentially poetic form that is clear with a great intellectual clarity, as well as majestic with the grandeur of the theme he treats.

Ethics of Responsibility: Pluralistic Approaches to Conventional Ethics
Ethics of Responsibility bridges the gap between liberal Jewish philosophy and modern Orthodoxy. It is thoughtful reading for both the Jewish and non-Jewish scholar, teacher, and for all readers interested in the study of ethics and morality.

History of the Jews, Vol. 3: From the Revolt against the Zendik (511 C.E.) to the Capture of St. Jean d'Acreby by the Mahometans (1291 C.E.)
A condensed reproduction of the first comprehensive attempt to write the history of the Jews as the history of a living people and from a Jewish point of view. The third volume covers the period from the revolt against the Zendik to the capture of St. Jean d'Acreby by the Mahometans.

Thesaurus of the Medieaval Hebrew Poetry, in 4 volumes
Lists 35,000 poems and prayers culled from printed and manuscript sources (many from Cairo Genizah) and their variations, i.e. almost every Hebrew poem and its variations composed after canonization of the Hebrew Bible until 18th c.e.... with listings of sacred poetry reaching into the 20th century.

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JPS Torah Commentary: Exodus
Masterly commentary on the second book of the Bible by eminent Jewish scholar.

Introduction to the Talmud and Midrash
The classic work on the field. Not for beginners; for those interested in a more historical and critical study of Talmud and Midrash.

Engendering Judaism: An Inclusive Theology and Ethics
A pioneering work on what it means to engender Jewish tradition, that is, how women s full inclusion can and must transform our understanding and practice of Jewish law, prayer, sexuality, and marriage. It challenges both mainstream Judaism and feminist dogma, and speaks across the movements as well as to Christian theologians and feminists.

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The Return of Anti-Semitism
An anti-Semitic contamination is now world-wide. This sad truth is brilliantly evoked in Gabriel Schoenfeld's important study. Necessary reading. --Elie Wiesel

Luah Hashanah 5777
A guide to prayers, readings, laws, and customs for the synagogue and for the home

The International Critical Commentary (ICC): GENESIS
An electronic edition of Skinner's main work.

Studies in Hebrew Narrative Art (Scripta Hierosolymitana XXVII)
Each of the twelve articles in this volumes illustrates some state of the development of Hebrew narrative prose: from biblical literature though talmudic-midrashic and medieval eras till modern times.

Studies in Mishnaic Hebrew (Scripta Hierosolymitana, XXXVII)
The twenty-two articles in this collection represent the latest results of the research into Mishnaic Hebrew that is conducted in Israel.

A Commentary on the Book of Genesis (Part I): from Adam to Noah
One of the greatest masterpieces of Jewish Biblical scholarship directed against the Documentary Hypothesis or so-called Higher Critisism.

Aspects of the Jewish Economic History
A survey of the far-ranging Jewish contribution to economic progress of the Western world.

The International Critical Commentary (ICC): Ezra and Nehemiah
A commentary on one of the most interesting for the modern reader books of the Bible.

Ezra Studies


History of the Jews in Russia and Poland, Vol. 2: From the Death of Alexander I until the Death of Alexander III. (1825–1894)
A History of the Jews in Russia and Poland from the pen of S. M. Dubnow (based upon a work in Russian which was especially prepared for JPS) needs neither justification nor recommendation. The work is divided into thee volumes. The second volume treats of the history of Russian Jewry from the death of Alexander I (1825) until the death of Alexander III (1894).

Studies in Jewish Education IV: Curriculum and the teaching of Hebrew
The present volume, the fourth in the series Studies in Jewish Education, is dedicated to the subject of curriculum and the teaching of Hebrew.

Commentary on the New Testament from the Talmud and Hebraica Vol.1
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Jews, Arabs, Turks
Select essays on Middle Eastern history dealing with Israel, Egypt and Turkey with a focus on politics and cultural relations of Jews, Arabs, and Turks.

Islam Unveiled
In Islam Unveiled, Robert Spencer dares to face the hard questions about what the Islamic religion actually teaches — and the potentially ominous implications of those teachings for the future of both the Muslim world and the West.

Two Portuguese Exiles in Castile: Dom David Negro and Dom Isaac Abravanel. Hispania Judaica, v. 10
The book contains more than 30 documents related to Portuguese Jewry in general and David Negro and Isaac Abravanel in particular.

Studies in Jewish Education IX: Understanding the Bible in Our Time
The ninth volume of Studies in Jewish Education examines issues relating to Biblical research and instruction.

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Medieval Ketubot from Sefarad, Hispania Judaica v. 11
A careful examination of legal and historic aspects of 30 ketubots from various medieval Hispanic kingdoms; includes their comparison.

THE ECONOMIC CONDITIONS OF JUDAEA
A broad survey of economic and political conditions in Judaea after Destruction of the Second Temple.

Encyclopedia of Religion and Ethics (Electronic Edition in 12 v. plus index, il)
Electronic edition of the most comprehensive work in its class; includes articles on all religions, ethical systems and movements, religious beliefs and customs, philosophical ideas, moral practices, as well as related subjects in anthropology, mythology, folklore, relevant areas of biology, psychology, economics and sociology.

Jewish Contributions to Civilization: An Estimate
Joseph Jacobs was a thinker and writer of unusual breadth and versatility. Among the subjects to which he gave his attention was the comparative distribution of Jewish ability, as the result of researches he had undertaken in association with Sir Francis Galton. The present work was the natural outcome of these studies.

Judaism and the Origins of Christianity
A massive collection of scholarship of the author who has pioneered new understanding of the Jewish background of early Christianity.

Studia Biblica et Ecclesiastica Vol. 3
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The Conversos of Majorca. Hispania Judaica, v. 5
Life and death in a crypto-Jewish community of Conversos of XVII century Majorca.

Europe's Century of Discontent: The Legacies of Fascism, Nazism and Communism
With the demise of the Soviet Union and the collapse of Communism in Eastern Europe, a number of questions regarding the conventional understanding of totalitarianism could now be viewed in the new light. The classical studies of totalitarianism were undertaken when Nazism and Fascism had been vanquished, while the Soviet system still existed: this created an asymmetry which could now be overcome. The ideological Cold War edge which sometimes accompanied debates about totalitarianism was similar

Notes on the New Translation of the Torah
Written with admirable clarity of style and thought, this volume of Notes is capable of being read and appreciated by anyone interested in the process by which modern and classical biblical scholarship are fused together to deepen our understanding of the single most significant book in the Jewish tradition.

Pesikta de-Rab Kahana
A winner of the National Jewish Book Award in 1976, this book is the translation of the Pesikta, a famous collection of midrashim. The Pesikta emerged in a time of deep crisis for the Jewish people, disappeared sometime in the sixteenth century, and was reborn only in the nineteenth century.

AN EMPIRE IN THE HOLY LAND


New Heart, New Spirit: Biblical Humanism for Modern Israel
New Heart, New Spirit confronts the ethical and moral values of the Bible in the context of the critical situation that Israel and Zionism are facing. It is an outcry and a challenge to the xenophobic movements focused on “holy wars,” power, land, and blood.

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Hasidism and the Jewish Enlightenment: Their Confrontation in Galicia and Poland in the First Half of the Nineteenth Century
Mahler's masterful sociological study is drawn from a variety of sources, including some Polish archival material that was later destroyed by the Nazis. This classic work, originally published in both Yiddish and Hebrew, is a prime example of movements that shaped the spiritual and cultural life of modern Jewry.

The Emergence of Conservative Judaism: The Historical School in 19th Century America
The book begins with description of the early decades of the past century, when American Judaism was still the expression of a religiously united community, and then probes the tensions and new forms of Jewish institutional and personal practice as they resulted from the needs of Jewish experience and from contact with American tradition, ideas and events.

Encyclopedia of Religion and Ethics Vol. 4
The most comprehensive work in its class; includes articles on all religions, ethical systems and movements, religious beliefs and customs, philosophical ideas, moral practices, as well as related subjects in anthropology, mythology, folklore, relevant areas of biology, psychology, economics and sociology.

Encyclopedia of Religion and Ethics Vol. 3
The most comprehensive work in its class; includes articles on all religions, ethical systems and movements, religious beliefs and customs, philosophical ideas, moral practices, as well as related subjects in anthropology, mythology, folklore, relevant areas of biology, psychology, economics and sociology.

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Encyclopedia of Religion and Ethics Vol. 8
The most comprehensive work in its class; includes articles on all religions, ethical systems and movements, religious beliefs and customs, philosophical ideas, moral practices, as well as related subjects in anthropology, mythology, folklore, relevant areas of biology, psychology, economics and sociology.