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Recent Content

CfP: Exploring the Transnational Neighbourhood: Integration, Community, and Co-Habitation

Exploring the Transnational Neighbourhood: Integration, Community, and Co-Habitation

A conference of the UCD Humanities Institute, University College Dublin 
in collaboration with 
The Institute of Modern Languages Research, School of Advanced Study, 
University of London

24-26 June 2019

Necrology: Passing of Professor Joel L. Kraemer

H-Judaic is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Prof. Joel L. Kraemer (1933-2018), John Henry Barrows Professor Emeritus at the University of Chicago Divinity School and a member of its Committee on Social Thought.  Prof. Kraemer, a fellow of the American Academy for Jewish Research, is best known for his comprehensive biography, MAIMONIDES: THE LIFE AND WORLD OF ONE OF CIVILIZATION'S GREATEST MINDS (2008).

TOC: Jewish Quarterly Review Summer 2018 Vol. 108.3


Following is the Table of Contents for the latest issue of the Jewish Quarterly Review   Volume 108.3  Summer 2018


Published by University of Pennsylvania Press

Best regards,
Paul Chase


Prophetic Authority in the Legal Thought of Saadia Gaon

Attitudes toward Science in the Karaite Community of Istanbul: The Case of Joseph Beghi