Changing the immutable : how Orthodox Judaism rewrites its history

Level B QO296.832 /522011 Available
Full title: Changing the immutable : how Orthodox Judaism rewrites its history / Marc B. Shapiro.
Main author: Shapiro, Marc B., (Author)
Format: Book           


Summary: "A consideration of how segments of Orthodox society rewrite the past by eliminating that which does not fit in with their contemporary world-view. This wide-ranging and original review of how this policy is applied in practice adds a new perspective to Jewish intellectual history and to the understanding of the contemporary Jewish world"--
Language: English
Hebrew
Published: Oxford ; Portland, Oregon : Littman Library of Jewish Civilization, 2015.
Classmark: QO296.832 /522011
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Series: Littman library of Jewish civilization (Series)
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-332) and index.
ISBN: 9781904113607
1904113605