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e-Book The shaping of Jewish history; epub download

Author: Ellis Rivkin
ISBN: 0684123789
Pages: 256 pages
Publisher: Scribner; First Edition edition (1971)
Language: English
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e-Book The shaping of Jewish history; epub download

by Ellis Rivkin



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Ellis Rivkin, American Jewish history educator.

This scholarly, yet engaging, book presents a dynamic interpretation of Jewish history?from biblical to. .Dr. Ellis Rivkin is Professor Emeritus of Jewish History at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. Ideal for adult study and college courses.

This scholarly, yet engaging, book presents a dynamic interpretation of Jewish history?from biblical to modern times?as a set of interconnected and evolving events and relationships that spring directly from Judaism's core beliefs. Rivkin explores how monotheism has enabled Jews throughout history to adapt themselves, their communities, and their vision of the Covenant whenever they were confronted by new circumstances or historical forces.

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A radical new interpretation, New York, Charles Scribner's sons, 1971, 256 p. 2. Ettinger, . Histoire du peuple juif à l'époque moderne (en hébreu), Tel-Aviv, 1969, p. 117. 3. Cf. l'étude de Ellensom, David, Ellis Rivkin and the problems of pharisaic history : a study in historiography , Journal of the American academy of religion, vol. 43, 1975, pp. 787–802.

RIVKIN, ELLIS (1918– ), . Born in Baltimore, Maryland, Rivkin received a doctorate in history from Johns Hopkins University. He taught Jewish history at Gratz College before being appointed professor of Jewish history at the Hebrew Union College–Jewish Institute of Religion, Cincinnati, Ohio. ADD. BIBLIOGRAPHY: R. Seltzer (e., Judaism: A People and Its History (1989).

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