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JEWISH BOOK ANNUAL
P
er lm an
, L
aw r enc e
.
Abraham Heschel’s idea of revelation.
Atlanta, GA:
Scholars Press, 1989. 172 p.
Delineates a phenomenological approach which makes Heschel’s
theology and philosophy coherent.
P
la skow
, J
u d i t h
.
Standing again at Sinai: Judaism from a feminist per­
spective.
New York: Harper & Row, 1990. 283 p.
Work elaborates concept that many “basics” in Judaism would
be subject to serious reformulation, once women enter the arena
of defining them.
R
a b in ow ic z
, T
z v i
.
A guide to life: Jewish laws and customs o f mourning.
Northvale, NJ: Jason Aronson, 1989. 242 p.
Religious writings and religious systems: systematic analysis of Holy Books in
Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, Greco-Roman religions, ancient Israel, and
Judaism; vol.
/.Jacob Neusner, Ernest E. Frerichs, and A.J. Levine,
eds. Atlanta, GA: Scholars Press, 1989. 200 p.
Contributors to the section in Judaism are: Stephen V. Wyrick,
David M. Bossman, Merrill P. Miller and Jacob Neusner.
R
e zn ic k
, L
e ib e l
.
The Holy Temple revisited.
Northville, NJ: Jason
Aronson, 1990. 206 p.
In discussing the actual functions of the Temple, as well as its
aspirations as a House of Prayer for all the nations, author suggests
that Bar Kochba erected a third Temple Structure.
R
o sn e r
, F
red
and
T
en d l e r
, M
osh e
D.
Practical medical Halachah; third
revised edition.
New York: Association of Orthodox Jewish
Scientists/Hoboken: Ktav, 1990. 191 p.
S
a p e r st e in
, M
ar c
,
ed. and trans.
Jewish preaching 1200-1800; an an­
thology.
New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1989. 470 p.
Work includes materials from Spain, Italy, Turkey, Holland, Po­
land, France, England, and Bohemia.
S
ch imm e l
, C
ha im
and
C
arm ell
, A
ry eh
,
eds.
Encounter; essays on Torah
and modern life.
New York: Association of Orthodox Jewish Sci­
entists and Philip Feldheim, 1989. 381 p.
Work is divided into six categories: Torah and faith; Torah and
ethics; Torah and society; Torah and Derech Eretz; Torah and
science; Torah and Eretz Yisrael.
S
c hw a r t z
, E
l ia s
.
V’shee-non-tomlvol. I l l : G-d is always with us.
New York:
Author, 1989. 317 p.
Collection of insights, comments, moral dicta, etc. relating to
holidays; essentially an educational aid for both teachers and high
school students of Yeshivot.
S
egal
, L
e ster
A.
Historical consciousness and religious tradition in Azariah
de’ Rossi’s Me’or ‘Einayim.
Philadelphia, PA: Jewish Publication So­
ciety, 1989. 194 p.