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JEWISH BOOK ANNUAL
RELIGION AND PHILOSOPHY
A
s h e r i
, M
i c h a e l
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LivingJewish: the lore and law of the practicingJew.
New
York, Dodd, Mead & Co., 1983. 428 p. pb
First paperback edition of the guide written from an Orthodox
viewpoint.
Baskin, Judith R.
Pharaoh's counsellors: Job, Jethro and Balaam in rabbinic
and patristic tradition.
Chico, CA, Scholars Press, 1983. 191 p.
Discussion of relevant sources, and how they reflect contempo­
rary Jewish and Christian attitudes toward Gentiles.
B
e n
-A
m i
, I
s sa c h a r
and
J
o s e p h
D
a n
.
Studies in Aggadah and Jewish folk­
lore.
Jerusalem, Magnes Press, 1983. 127 -I- 472 p.
B
e r g
, P
h i l i p
S .
The Kabbalah connection: Jewish festivals as a path to pure
awareness.
Jerusalem, Research Centre of Kabbalah, 1983. 224 p. pb
B
l e i c h
, J . D
a v id
.
Contemporary halachic problems; vol II. New York, Ktav,
1983. 423 p.
Application ofJewish Law to social, political, technological and religious
problems.
B
l o c h
, A
b r a h am
P .
A book ofJewish ethical concepts, biblical andpostbiblical.
New York, Ktav, 1984. 249 p.
58 topics, alphabetically listed and discussed.
The Book of Knowledgefrom the Mishneh Torah ofMaimonides.
T r . from the
Hebrew by H.M. Russell and Rabbi J . Weinberg. New York, Ktav,
1983. 144 p. pb
B
o r o w i t z
, E
u g e n e
B .
Liberal Judaism.
New York, Union of American
Hebrew Congregations, 1984. 467 p. pb
B
u l k a
, R
e u v e n
P .
Torah therapy: reflections on the weekly Sedra and special
occasions.
New York, Ktav, 1983. 205 p.
Guide for the mental, physical, and spiritual well-being.
B
u l k a
, R
e u v e n
P . ,
ed.
Dimensions of Orthodox Judaism.
New York, Ktav,
1983. 471 p.
Collection of essays.
Codex Maimuni; Moses Maimonides' codex of law: illustrated pages of the
Kaufmann Mishneh Torah.
Budapest, Strassburger, 1984. 171 p.
Hebrew text with English translation.
C
o h e n
, A
d ir
.
The educational philosophy ofMartin Buber.
Rutherford, NJ,
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1983. 274 p.
Deals with many problems which Martin Buber addressed; e.g.
values and value education, esthetics and religion, social education,
biblical humanism, attitudes toward Arabs.
C
o h e n
, E
u g e n e
J .
Guide to ritual circumcision and redemption of thefirst-born
son.
New York, Ktav, 1984. 200 p.
C
o h e n
,
J .
S
im c h a
.
The 613th commandment: an analysis of the Mitzvah to
write a Sefer Torah, (Derush VeChiddush).
New York, Ktav, 1983. 162 p.
C
o h e n
, M
a r t in
S
a m u e l
.
The Shi’ur Qotnah: liturgy and theurgy in pre-