Judaism of the Talmud and Midrash; 4. Medieval Judaism; 5. Medieval Jewish philosophy; 6. Kabbalah; 7. The modern era; Pt. II. Jewish beliefs and values; 8. Results 1 – 30 of 48 Introducing Judaism by Eliezer Segal and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Introducing Judaism by Eliezer Segal, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.
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Eliezer Segal takes a historical approach, focusing on religious aspects of Judaism, and introducing themes as they emerge from authentic Jewish documents. While it obviously can’t go into much detail, being nothing more than an introduction, I found that most of the question I had were answered, and I was left with a good overview of Jewish belief and practice.
Eilidh Harris rated it really liked it Apr 03, Throughout the book, Eliezer Segal stresses e,iezer diversity of interpretations that have been generated by historical circumstances, differing theological and ideological outlooks, and the spiritual creativity of the religious community.
Different names for Jews and Judaism. The sacred calendar Medieval Jewish Philosophy 6.
Alexander Temerev marked it as to-read Mar 06, Introducing Judaism by Eliezer Segal. No eBook available Amazon. Overall, like the rest of the Routledge Word Religions series I’ve read, I highly recommend this book as a starter for learning seyal Judaism, with the ones listed at the end of the chapters for more information.
Introducing Judaism by Eliezer Segal
The Mystic Path It is perfect for both beginners with no previous knowledge of Judaism and a valuable resource for students with more background. Students will gain an understanding of how Judaism is lived by its adherents and the historical and geographical diversity of Sebal beliefs and practices.
But otherwise, I feel well informed on the history of and current trends of Judaism. Dave added it Feb 02, Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Separate different tags with a comma.
Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x God and the World The Historical Framework, detailing the history of Judaism from Biblical times into the Modern era; Jewish Beliefs and Values, giving an overview of the core Jewish beliefs; and Jewish Observances and Institutions, giving an overview of how Judaism expresses the values, whether through daily life, the calendar, or life-cycle observances.
May 04, Davis rated it it was amazing Shelves: The Modern Era Part 2: The accompanying website for this book can be found at www. Open to the public Book; Illustrated English Unknown library code: Throughout the book, Eliezer Segal stresses the diversity of interpretations that have been generated by historical circumstances, differing theological and ideological outlooks, and the spiritual creativity of the religious community. Christy S marked it as to-read Sep 25, Medieval Jewish philosophy 6.
This book is divided up into three sections: Lily-Kathryn Ames rated it really liked it Jul 20, Attention is paid to various models of piety, mysticism, scholasticism and folk religion, including the impact of Judaism on the daily life of believers and the experiences of Jewish women. Jules Frakes is currently reading it Feb 03, Gabriel Alonso arias rated it really liked it Jul 29, Review quote ‘Eliezer Segal has done an extremely impressive job of providing a broad introduction to Judaism within the scope of a single volume.
Jewish Beliefs and Values 8. Del Herman marked it as to-read Apr 23, Other books in this series.
Want to Read saving…. Skip to content Skip to search. Jan 05, Jessica Walters rated it it was amazing Shelves: Jewish Observances and Institutions Introducing Judaism Eliezer Segal Snippet view – The Historical Framework 1.
Lee Tong marked judaixm as to-read Oct 24, From inside the book. Jenna Black rated it really liked it Feb 22, Home This editionEnglish, Book, Illustrated edition: