[a Very Short Introduction]Unknown - 1996
Norman Solomon's succinct book is an ideal introduction to Judaism as a religion and way of life. In addition to answering questions such as Who are Jews? and How did Judaism Develop?, this Very Short Introduction outlines the basics of practical Judaism-its festivals, prayers, customs, andvarious sects. Modern concerns and debates of the Jewish people are also addressed, such as the impact of the Holocaust, the establishment of the State of Israel, the status of women, and medical and commercial ethics.
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1996.
Branch Call Number: 296 SOL
Characteristics: [ix], 146 p. : ill.
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