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“ A FOOLISH ENCROACHMENT UPON THE ALLIED HIGH COMMAND ”? AMERICAN JEWISH PERSPECTIVES ON REQUESTING U.S.MILITRY INTERVENTION AGAINST THE HOLOCAUST

Rafael Medoff.

in Modern Judaism - A Journal of Jewish Ideas and Experience

October 2000; published online October 2000.

Journal Article. Subjects: Judaism. 0 words.

According to recently received authentic information, the German authorities have evecuated the last Ghetto in Warsaw, bestially murdering about one hundrad thousand Jews.Mass murdeers...

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“A Heretic Who has No Faith in the Great Ones of the Age”: the Clash Over the Honor of Or Ha-Ḥayyim*

David Assaf.

in Modern Judaism - A Journal of Jewish Ideas and Experience

May 2009; published online May 2009.

Journal Article. Subjects: Judaism. 15672 words.

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A. J. Heschel's Rabbinic Theology as a Response to the Holocaust

Robert Eisen.

in Modern Judaism - A Journal of Jewish Ideas and Experience

October 2003; published online October 2003.

Journal Article. Subjects: Judaism. 0 words.

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“A Kind of Conclusion”

Daniel Davies.

in Method and Metaphysics in Maimonides' Guide for the Perplexed

September 2011; published online January 2012.

Chapter. Subjects: Judaism. 2735 words.

Along with drawing together the themes of this book as a whole and summarizing Maimonides' esoteric writing, the conclusion briefly addresses the question of human perfection in Maimonides'...

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“A Mighty Multitude of Israelites”

Zvi Ben‐Dor Benite.

in The Ten Lost Tribes

November 2009; published online September 2009.

Chapter. Subjects: Judaism. 9828 words.

This chapter shows how the story of the ten tribes gained purchase in European imagination. It centers on the story of David Reuveni, a man from Yemen who showed up in Rome at the time of...

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 A Mother Tongue in the Fatherland

Arieh Bruce Saposnik.

in Becoming Hebrew

November 2008; published online January 2009.

Chapter. Subjects: Judaism. 11719 words.

This chapter begins with the centrality of the Hebrew language in the creation of the Yishuv's culture. Aside from the goal of establishing linguistic unity in a multilingual reality, the...

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‘A Peculiar Problem’: A Short History of Scholarship on the Essenes

Joan E. Taylor.

in The Essenes, the Scrolls, and the Dead Sea

November 2012; published online January 2013.

Chapter. Subjects: Judaism. 9734 words.

The history of scholarship on the Essenes has been one embedded within a large project to define Judaism at the time of Jesus. This was generally done with underlying assumptions about the...

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“A Recognizable Jewish Type:” Saul Bellow's Dr Tamkin and Valentine Gersbach as Jewish Social History

Mark Cohen.

in Modern Judaism - A Journal of Jewish Ideas and Experience

October 2007; published online October 2007.

Journal Article. Subjects: Judaism. 10024 words.

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“A Very Modest Experiment”—The Jewish Refugee Settlement in Sosúa, 1940–1945

Marion A. Kaplan.

in The Leo Baeck Institute Yearbook

January 2008; published online January 2008.

Journal Article. Subjects: modern history (1700 to 1945); contemporary history (post 1945); European history; the Holocaust; Judaism. 0 words.

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Aaron

Louis Jacobs.

in A Concise Companion to the Jewish Religion

January 1999; published online January 2003.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Judaism. 109 words.

Brother of Moses; Aaron together with his sister Miriam, features in the Bible among the three leaders of the

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