H-JewishRhetorics is the scholarly network for Klal Rhetorica, a community of scholars working in the overlapping areas of Rhetoric and Jewish Studies.

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EDITED VOLUME TOC: Advancing the Learning Agenda in Jewish Education, edited by Jon A. Levisohn and Jeffrey S. Kress

Academic Studies Press is pleased to announce the publication of Advancing the Learning Agenda in Jewish Education, edited by Jon A. Levisohn and Jeffrey S. Kress.

September 2018 | 219 pp.; 4 figs.; 2 tables
9781618117533 | $99.00 | CL
9781618118790 | $34.00 | PB

Conference on Israel and Judaism Studies in Turkey (October 2018)

 

SECOND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ISRAEL AND JUDAISM STUDIES

 İKİNCİ ULUSLARARASI İSRAİL VE YAHUDİLİK ÇALIŞMALARI KONFERANSI

הכנס הבינלאומי השני לחקר ישראל והיהדות

المؤتمر الدولي للدراسات الإسرائيلية واليهودية

OCTOBER 27-29, 2018, SATURDAY- MONDAY

BANDIRMA/ TURKEY

Re: Introductions

My name is Rafael Chaiken; I'm the editor for Jewish studies at SUNY Press. We publish scholarly books on Jewish literature, philosophy, religion, history, and culture with a particular focus on the modern and contemporary periods; we also publish in Israel and Holocaust studies. Our Series in Contemporary Jewish Literature and Culture may be of particular interest to this listserv.

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New Books in Jewish Studies

New Book - Who Made Early Christianity?: The Jewish Lives of the Apostle Paul (American Lectures on the History of Religions)

Author: John G. Gager Title: Who Made Early Christianity?: The Jewish Lives of the Apostle Paul (American Lectures on the History of Religions) Publisher: Columbia University Press Publication Date: 8/8/2017 ISBN: 9780231174053 Paperback  (English)

New Book - Whitechapel Noise: Jewish Immigrant Life in Yiddish Song and Verse, London 1884–1914

Author: Vivi Lachs Title: Whitechapel Noise: Jewish Immigrant Life in Yiddish Song and Verse, London 1884–1914 Publisher: Wayne State University Press Publication Date: 5/14/2018 ISBN: 9780814343555 Paperback  (English)

New Book - None is Too Many: Canada and the Jews of Europe, 1933-1948 (The Canada 150 Collection)

Author: Irving Abella, Harold Martin Troper Title: None is Too Many: Canada and the Jews of Europe, 1933-1948 (The Canada 150 Collection) Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Publication Date: 5/24/2017 ISBN: 9781487516529 Trade Paperback 

New Book - Concrete Boxes: Mizrahi Women on Israel's Periphery (Raphael Patai Series in Jewish Folklore and Anthropology)

Author: Pnina Motzafi-Haller Title: Concrete Boxes: Mizrahi Women on Israel's Periphery (Raphael Patai Series in Jewish Folklore and Anthropology) Publisher: Wayne State University Press Publication Date: 8/6/2018 ISBN: 9780814344422 Hardcover  (English)

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