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How Not to Study Judaism, Examples and Counter-Examples : Ethnicity and Identity versus Culture and Religion, How Not to Write a Book on Judaism, Point and Counterpoint - Jacob Neusner

How Not to Study Judaism, Examples and Counter-Examples

Ethnicity and Identity versus Culture and Religion, How Not to Write a Book on Judaism, Point and Counterpoint

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In How Not to Study Judaism, Examples and Counter-Examples, Jacob Neusner presents a collection of essays and book reviews that identify the wrong way of conducting the academic study of Judaism. Pointing readers toward the right way to pursue the academic study of Judaism, Nuesner's focus is on the study of the literature of Judaism and the culture of the Jewish community.

Chapter 1 Preface Chapter 2 Ethnicity and Identity Versus Culture and Religion: Cohen and Stern versus Biale and Boyarin: S.J.D. Cohen on "Jewishness" Among Ancient Jews; Sacha Stern on Jewish Identity; David Biale on Jews' Cultures; Daniel Boyarin on Judaism and Other Religi Chapter 3 How Not to Write a Book on Judaism and How to Write One: James Kugel's Project (with a Capital P); Daniel Friedman's Forgotten Focus; Lawrence A. Hoffman on Judaic Spirituality; Neil Gillman on Conservative Judaism Chapter 4 Point and Counterpoint: The Incompatibility of Christianity and Judaism: The Kingdome of God/The Kingdom of Heaven; Paul and Gamaliel Chapter 5 A Chapter in the History of Judaism: The Legacy of Yavneh Chapter 6 Epilogue: When the Fish Pretend to be Ichthyologists: How Not to Study about Judaism at the AAR National Meeting

ISBN: 9780761827832
ISBN-10: 0761827838
Series: Studies in Judaism : Book 2
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 176
Published: 28th May 2004
Publisher: University Press of America
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.7 x 16.4  x 1.3
Weight (kg): 0.27
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: Revised