Jewish Spirituality (Volume II)

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Jewish Spirituality (Volume II)

From the Sixteenth-Century Revival to the Present

Part of the World Spirituality series, this is a wide-ranging, illustrated, scholarly treatment of core topics in Jewish spirituality from the Middle Ages to the present.

A multivolume series with more than 500 contributing scholars worldwide, presenting the spiritual wisdom of the human race in its historical unfolding, from prehistoric times, through the major religions, to the meeting of traditions at the present.

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“This is a rich survey, which all interested readers . . . will find informative and authoritative.”
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"This, taken with its companion and preceding volume, is the only available English-language attempt to cover the entire history of Jewish spirituality."
Adris Newsletter

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“The selection of topics and authors is outstanding . . . A real baker’s dozen of the richness of the Jewish spiritual heritage.”
The Jewish News

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“An extremely valuable volume, which should be incorporated immediately into the syllabus of every institute of advanced Jewish education."
Parabola

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“A wonderful second volume of the history.”
Sh’ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas


9780824509651
Paperback / 480 pages
Dimensions: 6 x 9 1/4
HERDER & HERDER, 1989