Judaism : The Basics Paperback
by Jacob (Research Professor of Religion and Theology, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New Neusner
Part of the The Basics series
The oldest of the world's major faiths, Judaism as practiced today represents a tradition that goes back nearly 6,000 years.
Accessible and wide-ranging, Judaism: The Basics is a must-have resource covering the stories, beliefs and expressions of that tradition.
Key topics covered include: * the Torah * Israel - the state and its people * Passover * Reform Judaism, Orthodox Judaism and Zionism * the impact of the Holocaust.
With a glossary of terms and extensive suggestions for further reading, Judaism: The Basics is an essential guide through the rich intricacies of the Jewish faith and people.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 216 pages
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/12/2007
- Category: Judaism
- ISBN: 9780415401760