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The review of Rabbinic Judaism; ancient, medieval, and modern; v.8.


The review of Rabbinic Judaism; ancient, medieval, and modern; v.8.

Ed. by Alan J. Avery-Peck.

Brill Academic Publishers


341 pages




The latest issue of what used to be The Annual of Rabbinic Judaism contains nine articles on such topics as abortion in Jewish religious law, planting Christian trees in Jewish soil, the study of women's status and identity in the religious Zionist movement, and a general theory of Judaisms in modern times. Three papers from a symposium on the work of George W. E. Nickelsburg are also included, along with three review essays and six reviews of recently published books. There is no index.

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