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K
o n v it z
, M
i l t o n
R.
Judaism and the American idea.
Ithaca, N.Y.,
Cornell University Press, 1978. 223 p.
Philosophical analysis of the “American-Hebraic idea.”
L
e v i t a n
, T
i n a
,
ed.
V iewpo in ts on science and Judaism.
New York,
Board of Jewish Education, 1978. 176 p.
Anthology of the thoughts of 26 notable Jewish scientists.
M
ir s k y
, N
o r m a n
B.
Unorthodox Judaism .
Columbus, Ohio State U n i­
versity Press, 1978. 213 p.
Study how Jews not identified as Orthodox cope with challenges
to overcome assimilationist tendencies.
M ishnah, tractate Berachot, with the commentary of Ovadiah Mi-
Bartinora.
Tr. and annot. by Jeffrey R. Cohen. Brooklyn, N.Y.,
author, 1978. 181 p.
N
a r o t
, J
o s e p h
R.
The sermons of Joseph R . Naro t.
Miami, Fla. Rost­
rum Books, 1978. 651 p. Paperbound.
N
e l s o n
, Z
ev
K.
The ligh t w ith in : b ib lical messages for our time.
New
York, Shengold, 1978. 254 p.
N
e u s n e r
, J
a c o b
.
A history of the M ishnaic Law of H o ly Things; pa rt
two, M enaho t, translation and explanations.
Leiden, Brill, 1978.
209 p.
P irkei Avos: the w isdom of the fathers.
Ed. and tr. by Avrohom
Davis. N.Y., Metzudah Publications, 1978. 228 p.
R
a b in o w i t z
, A
b r a h a m
H
ir s c h
.
The Jewish m ind in its halachic tal­
mudic expression.
Jerusalem, H ille l Press, 1978. 281 p.
Exploration of spiritual, ethical and logical premises which con­
stitute that “warp and woof” of the halachic psyche.
Ramban (Nachmanides); writings and discourses, vol. I.
Tr. and an­
notated by Charles B. Chavel. New York, Shilo, 1978. 353 p.
Includes fo llow ing discourses: 1. A wedding; 2. T h e law of
the Eternal is perfect; 3. T h e words of Koheleth; 4. Rosh
Hashanah.
R
o s e n b e r g
, D
a v id
.
A blazing foun ta in : a book for Hanukkah.
New
York, Schocken, 1978. 179 p.
S
c h i l l e r
, M
a y e r
.
The road back: a discovery of Judaism w ithou t
embellishments.
New York, Feldheim, 1978. 251 p.
Analysis of historical causes which brought about the contem ­
porary situation in religious life of American Jewry.
Selichot for the whole year.
Tr. by Abraham Rosenfeld. New York,
T h e Judaica Press, 1978. 411 p.