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REL IG ION AND PH ILOSOPHY
Berchman, Robert M.
From Philo to Origen: Middle Platonism in transition.
Decatur, GA, Scholars Press, 1985. 359 p. Paperbound.
Work traces Jewish and Christian Platonic philosophies in the
formative period o f Judaism and Christianity in Alexandria.
B e r n s t e i n , S a u l .
The renaissance of the Torah Jew.
Hoboken, NJ, Ktav,
1985.
B e r r y , D o n a l d
L.
Mutuality: the vision ofMartin Buber.
Albany, State Uni­
versity o f New York Press, 1985. 121 p.
B u b e r , M a r t i n .
Between man andman.
Tr. by Ronald Gregor Smith. New
York, Macmillan, 1985. 229 p. Paperbound.
Work provides an introduction to an understanding o f Buber’s “I
and Thou.”
D a n , Jo seph .
Jewish mysticism and Jewish ethics.
Seattle, University o f
Washington/Philadelphia, Jewish Publication Society, 1985. 133 p.
D a v id o v i t c h , D a v id .
The Ketubah: Jewish marriage contracts through the
ages.
New York, Adama Books, 1985. 116 p.
Illustrated history o f Jewish marriage contracts.
D e l a h u n t y ,
R.J.
Spinoza.
Boston, Routledge & Kegan, 1985. 317
p.
Study outlining the basic arguments Spinoza used to formulate
his thought.
D e L a n g e , N i c h o l a s .
Judaism.
N e w
York, Oxford University Press,
1986. 156 p.
Book explains foundations o f Judaism.
D e s s le r , E l i y a h u
J.
Michtav me-Eliyahu: strivefor truth!
Tr. into English
by Aryeh Carmell. Jerusalem, Feldheim, 1985. 311 p.
Ethical teachings.
F a u r , Jo se .
Golden doves with silver dots: semiotics and textuality in rabbinic
tradition.
Bloomington, Indiana University Press, 1986. 226 p.
Applies methodologies o f contemporary textual analysis to define
important elements o f the rabbinic interpretive and literary tradi­
tions.
F e n d e l , Z e c h a r i a h .
Torahfaith
the thirteenprinciples; an exposition on the
thirteen cardinal principles of Torahfaith, including a selection of relevant
Holocaust narratives.
New York, Hashkafah, 1985. 338 p.
F ien sy , D a v id
A.
Prayers alleged to beJewish: an examination of the Constitu-
tiones Apostolorum.
Decatur, GA , Scholars Press, 1985. 249 p.
Paperbound.
Reassessment o f the view that parts o f the liturgy o f the Apostolic
Constitutions were extant fragments o f the liturgy o f diasporic
Judaism.
G o ld sm i t h , E m a n u e l S.
and
S c u l t , M e l ,
eds.
DynamicJudaism: the essen­
tial writings of Mordecai M. Kaplan.
New York, Reconstructionist
Press, 1985. 263 p. Paperbound.