Download e-book for kindle: A Short History of Jewish Ethics: Conduct and Character in by Alan L. Mittleman

By Alan L. Mittleman

A Short historical past of Jewish Ethics lines the improvement of Jewish ethical innovations and moral mirrored image from its Biblical roots to the current day. 

  • Offers an attractive and considerate account of Jewish ethics
  • Brings jointly and discusses a wide diversity of historic assets overlaying millennia of writings and conversations
  • Combines present scholarship with unique insights
  • Written by means of an immense the world over well-known pupil of Jewish philosophy and ethics

Show description

Read Online or Download A Short History of Jewish Ethics: Conduct and Character in the Context of Covenant PDF

Similar judaism books

Neta Stahl's Jesus among the Jews: Representation and Thought (Routledge PDF

For nearly thousand years, a number of photos of Jesus observed Jewish idea and mind's eye: a flesh-and-blood Jew, a demon, a spoiled pupil, an idol, a brother, a (failed) Messiah, a nationalist insurgent, a Greek god in Jewish apparel, and extra. This quantity charts for the 1st time different ways in which Jesus has been represented and understood in Jewish tradition and inspiration.

New PDF release: Defining Judaism: A Reader (Critical Categories in the Study

Judaism is a monotheistic faith with a heritage of over 3,500 years. 'Defining Judaism' illustrates the diversity of theoretical and functional matters required for comparative and ancient research of the religion. The texts variety from old makes an attempt to outline person 'Jews' to imagining Judaism as a faith like different religions, to fashionable and post-modern makes an attempt to decentre those past definitions.

Download PDF by Kristine Rosenthal Keese: Shadows of Survival: A Child’s Memoir of the Warsaw Ghetto

After sixty years, Kristine Keese is eventually capable of percentage the stories of her years spent within the Warsaw Ghetto as a small baby. She owes her survival, and that of her younger uncle, to the outstanding resourcefulness of her mom. the tale emerges as vividly as though it occurred the previous day, filled with info that just a baby could become aware of.

Download e-book for iPad: Essays on Judaism in the Pre-Hellenistic Period (Beihefte by Joseph Blenkinsopp

The essays take care of advancements throughout the interval from the liquidation of the Judean kingdom to the conquests of Alexander the nice. This used to be a severe time within the close to East and the Mediterranean international generally. It marked the top of the good Semitic empires till the increase of Islam within the 7th century A.

Additional info for A Short History of Jewish Ethics: Conduct and Character in the Context of Covenant

Sample text

Download PDF sample

A Short History of Jewish Ethics: Conduct and Character in the Context of Covenant by Alan L. Mittleman


by Paul
4.5

Rated 4.20 of 5 – based on 36 votes