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September 07, 2016

Aug. 1 - 31, 2016

 Israel and Palestine : alternative perspectives on statehood / edited by John Ehrenberg and Yoav Peled. 

Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2016] ©2016
x, 386 pages : maps ; 24 cm
DS 119.76 E3.95 2016
 
 
 
 
Oy, caramba! : an anthology of Jewish stories from Latin America / Ilan Stavans [editor]. 
Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2016.
ix, 329 pages ; 23 cm
PQ 7087 E5 O 9.5 2016
 
 
 
 
Torah ethics and early Christian identity / edited by Susan J. Wendel and David M. Miller. 
Grand Rapids : Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2016.
xiii, 271 pages 23 cm
BS 680 E8.4 T6.7 2016
 
 
 
 
Carlin, Richard, 1956-  
Godfather of the music business : Morris Levy / Richard Carlin. 
Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2016.
xii, 294 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
ML 429 L4.85 C3.7 2016
 
 
 
 
Charny, Israel W. 
The genocide contagion : how we commit and confront holocaust and genocide / Israel W. Charny. 
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2016]
viii, 244 pages; 24 cm
HV 6322.7 C4.6313 2016
 
 
 
 
Christ, Carol P. 
Goddess and god in the world : conversations in embodied theology/ Carol P. Christ and Judith Plaskow. 
Minneapolis : Fortress, 2016.
xviii, 345 pages; 23 cm
BL 458 C4.7 2016
 
 
 
 
Cummings, Jonathan  
Israel's public diplomacy : the problems of hasbara, 1966-1975 / Jonathan Cummings. 
New York : Rowman & Littlefield, [2016]
205 pages; 24 cm
HM 1226 C8.6 2016
 
 
 
 
Gerhard, Gesine, 1969-  
Nazi hunger politics : a history of food in the Third Reich / Gesine Gerhard. 
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015]
x, 186 pages ; 24 cm.
HD 9015 G3.2 G3.7 2015
 
 
 
 
Gottlieb, Amy, 1958-  
The beautiful possible : a novel / Amy Gottlieb. 
New York : Harper Perennial, [2016] ©2016
1 volume (various pagings) ; 21 cm
PS 3607 O8.74 B4.3 2016
 
 
 
 
Horvitz, Lori  
The girls of usually / Lori Horvitz. 
Kirksville, Missouri : Truman State University Press, [2015]
x, 238 pages ; 22 cm.
E184.37 H6.7 A3 2015
 
 
 
 
Kushner, David, 1968-  
Alligator candy : a memoir / David Kushner. 
New York : Simon & Schuster, [2016]
242 pages ; 22 cm
HV 6534 T3.6 K8.7 2016
 
 
 
 
Levi, Jonathan, 1955-  
Septimania : a novel / Jonathan Levi. 
New York ; London : Overlook Duckworth, [2016] ©2016
324 pages ; 24 cm
PS 3562 E8.878 S4.7 2016
 
 
 
 
Lubow, Arthur  
Diane Arbus : portrait of a photographer / Arthur Lubow. 
New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2016] ©2016
xviii, 734 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
TR 140 A7.3 L8.3 2016
 
 
 
 
Miské, Karim  
Arab jazz / Karim Miské ; translated from the French by Sam Gordon. 
New York : Maclehose Press, 2016.
242 pages; 24 cm
PQ 2713 I 8.5 A7.3 2016
 
 
 
 
Reicherson, Moses, 1827-1903  
באר משה : ‪ ‏באורים על חמשה חומשי תורה / מאתי משה הכהן ‎‪‏רייכערסאוהן ; פינחס גילר, עורך. 
Nyu Yorḳ : Carol Giller Fryd, [2015] ©2015
460 pages ; 24 cm
BS 1225 R4.5 2015
 
 
 
 
Rigg, Bryan Mark, 1971-  
The Rabbi saved by Hitler's soldiers : Rebbe Joseph Isaac Schneersohn and his astonishing rescue / Bryan Mark Rigg. 
Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, [2016] ©2016
xv, 490 pages; 23 cm
BM 755 S2.85 R5.3 2016
 
 
 
 
Ross, Sarah M. 
A season of singing : creating feminist Jewish music in the United States / Sarah M. Ross. 
Waltham, Massachusetts : Brandeis University Press, [2016]
xviii, 278 pages; 23 cm
ML 3776 R6.7 2016
 
 
 
 
Stach, Reiner  
Is that Kafka? : 99 finds / Reiner Stach ; translated from the German by Kurt Beals. 
New York : New Directions Books, 2016.
xv, 313 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
PT 2621 A2.6 Z8.8313 2016
 
 
 
 
Yiśreʼeli, ʻOded  
Temple portals : studies in aggadah and midrash in the Zohar / Oded Yisraeli ; translated by Liat Keren. 
Berlin : De Gruyter ; [Jerusalem] : Magnes, [2016] ©2016
X, 291 pages ; 24 cm.
BM 525 A5.9 Y5 .9413 2016
Posted by Lisa Ben-Hur
 

August 01, 2016

July 1 - 31, 2016

 דפוסים משתנים : מלאכת העיצוב של משה שפיצר פרנציסקה ברוך והנרי פרידלנדר / בעריכת עדה ורדי. 

Yerushalayim : Muzeʼon Yiśraʼel, 2015. ©2015
375 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
NK 3636 A1.5 J4.7 2015
 
 
 
כתמים והחתמות : מזרחיות ופלסטיניות באמנות החזותית בישראל / עורכת ראשית : שולה קשת (קשי) ; עריכה ואוצרות: שולה קשת, פריד אבו שקרה ; תרגום לערבית ולעברית: אסעד מוסא עודה. 
Tel Aviv : Aḥoti, le-maʻan nashim be-Yiśraʼel, [2015]
346 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
N 7277 K4.62 2015
 
 
 
Orenstein, Aviva, 1960-  
Fat chance / Aviva Orenstein. 
New Orleans, Louisiana : Quid Pro Books, 2016. ©2016
223 pages ; 23 cm
PS 3615 R4.64  F3.8 2016
 
 
 
Rozin, Orit  
A home for all Jews : citizenship, rights, and national identity in the new Israeli state / Orit Rozin ; translated by Haim Watzman. 
Waltham, Massachusetts : Brandeis University Press, [2016] ©2016
xiii, 231 pages ; 24 cm.
DS 126.5 R6.913 2016
 
 
 
Sagiv, Yonatan  
Indebted : capitalism and religion in the writings of S.Y. Agnon / Yonatan Sagiv. 
Cincinnati, OH : Hebrew Union College Press/University of Pittsburgh Press, 2016.
xx, 220 pages ; 24 cm
PJ 5053 A4 Z7.825 2016
 
 
 
Tidhar, Lavie  
Art and war : poetry, pulp and politics in Israeli fiction / Lavie Tidhar, Shimon Adaf. 
London : Repeater Books, 2016.
149 pages ; 20 cm
PJ 5029 T5.34 2016
 
 
 
Tracy, Elizabeth B. 
See me! Hear me! : divine/human relational dialogue in Genesis / Elizabeth B. Tracy. 
Leuven : Peeters, [2015] ©2015
ix, 169 pages ; 23 cm.
BS 1235.52 T7.3 2015
Posted by Lisa Ben-Hur
 

July 01, 2016

June 1-30, 2016

 On prophets, warriors, and kings : former prophets through the eyes of their interpreters / edited by George J. Brooke and Ariel Feldman. 

Boston : De Gruyter, 2016.
268 pages; 24 cm.
BS 1171.3 O5 2016
 
 
 
Visual constructs of Jerusalem / edited by Bianca Kühnel, Galit Noga-Banai, and Hanna Vorholt. 
Turnhout, Belgium : Brepols, [2014] ©2014
xxxvi, 490 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm.
N 8214.5 J4 V5.7 2014
 
 
 
Barton, Emily, 1969-  
The book of Esther : a novel / Emily Barton. 
New York : Tim Duggan Books, 2016
418 pages : map ; 25 cm
PS 3552 A7.685 B6.6 2016
 
 
 
Blumenthal, Michael  
The greatest Jewish American lover in Hungarian history : stories / Michael Blumenthal. 
Wilkes Barre, PA : Etruscan Press, 2014.
218 pages ; 23 cm
PS 3552 L8.49 G7.4 2014
 
 
 
Feldman, Daniel, 1972-  
False facts and true rumors : lashon hara in contemporary culture / Rabbi Daniel Z. Feldman. 
New Milford, CT ; Jerusalem, Israel : Maggid Books, an imprint of Koren Publishers, 2015. ©2015
xix, 333 pages ; 23 cm
BJ 1535 G6 F4.5 2015
 
 
 
Foenkinos, David. 
Charlotte : a novel / David Foenkinos ; translated from the French by Sam Taylor. 
New York, NY : The Overlook Press, 2016.
217 pages ; 21 cm
PQ 2666 O2.3 C4.13 2016
 
 
 
Glinert, Lewis  
Modern Hebrew : an essential grammar / Lewis Glinert. 
New York, NY : Routledge, 2016.
xxiii, 348 pages ; 25 cm.
PJ 4567.3 G5.8 2016
 
 
 
Gronemann, Samuel, 1875-1952  
Utter chaos / Sammy Gronemann ; translated by Penny Milbouer ; foreword by Joachim Schlör. 
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2016] © 2016
xxi, 267 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
PT 2613 R6 T6.13 2016
 
 
 
Leonard-Fleckman, Mahri. 
The House of David : between political formation and literary revision / Mahri Leonard-Fleckman. 
Minneapolis, MN : Fortress Press, [2016]. ©2016.
xvii, 334 pages ; 24 cm.
BS 580 D3 L4.6 2016
 
 
 
Pelham, Nicolas  
Holy lands : reviving pluralism in the Middle East / Nicolas Pelham. 
New York, NY : Columbia Global Reports, [2016] ©2016
183 pages : maps ; 19 cm
BL 1060 P4.5 2016
 
 
 
Tidhar, Lavie  
A man lies dreaming : a novel / Lavie Tidhar. 
Brooklyn : Melville House, [2016] ©2014
307 pages ; 23 cm
PR 9510.9 T5.3  M3.6 2016
 
 
 
Yehoshua, Abraham B. 
The extra / A.B. Yehoshua ; translated from the Hebrew by Stuart Schoffman. 
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016. ©2016
249 pages ; 24 cm
PJ 5054 Y4.2 N5.813 2016
Posted by Lisa Ben-Hur
 

June 02, 2016

May 1 - 31, 2016

 God and popular culture : a behind-the-scenes look at the entertainment industry's most influential figure / Stephen Butler Murray and Aimée Upjohn Light, editors. 

Santa Barbara, California : Praeger, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2015] ©2015.
2 volumes ; 25 cm
BR 115 C8 G6.34 2015
 
 
 
The Hebrew Bible : a critical companion / edited by John Barton. 
Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2016]
xii, 613 pages ; 24 cm
BS 1140.3 H4.3 2016
 
 
 
Is there a Judeo-Christian tradition? : a European perspective / edited by Emmanuel Nathan, Anya Topolski. 
Berlin ; Boston : De Gruyter, 2016.
287 pages ; 24 cm.
BM 535 I 6.5 2016
 
 
 
Paul the Jew: Rereading the Apostle As a Figure of Second Temple Judaism/ Gabriele Boccaccini and Carlos A. Segovia, editors. 
Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2016.
xi, 374 pages ; 24 cm
BS 2506.3 B6.333 2016
 
 
 
Torah and western thought : intellectual portraits of Orthodoxy and modernity / editors Rabbi Dr. Meir Y. Soloveichik, Dr. Stuart W. Halpern, Rabbi Shlomo Zuckier. 
New Milford, CT : Maggid Books, 2015.
xiv, 329 pages ; 23 cm
BM 197.6 S6.56 2015
 
 
 
Avidar, Eli  
The abyss : bridging the divide between Israel and the Arab world / Eli Avidar. 
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishing, [2015] ©2015
vii, 215 pages ; 24 cm
DS 119.7 A8.6713 2015
 
 
 
Barasch-Rubinstein, Emanuela, 1959-  
Mephisto in the Third Reich : literary representations of evil in Nazi Germany / Emanuela Barasch-Rubinstein. 
Berlin : De Gruyter ; Jerusalem : The Hebrew University Magnes Press, [2015]
viii, 170 pages ; 24 cm
PT 405 B2.86 2015
 
 
 
Belfer, Lauren  
And after the fire : a novel / Lauren Belfer. 
New York : Harper, 2016.
451 pages ; 24 cm
PS 3552 E4.67 A8.5 2016
 
 
 
Beres, Louis René  
Surviving amid chaos : Israel's nuclear strategy / Louis René Beres. 
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2016] ©2016
167 pages ; 24 cm.
U 264.5 I 7.5  B4.7 2016
 
 
 
Berger, Sholem  
One nation taken out of another / Zackary Sholem Berger. 
Baltimore, Maryland : Apprentice House, Loyola University Maryland, [2014] ©2014
vi, 59 pages ; 23 cm
PS 3602 E7.55 O5.4 2014
 
 
 
Bob, Steven M., 1950-  
Jonah and the meaning of our lives : a verse-by-verse contemporary commentary / Rabbi Steven Bob. 
Philadelphia : Jewish Publication Society ; Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2016] ©2016
227 pages; 23 cm
BS 1605 .52 B6.3 2016
 
 
 
Cesarani, David  
Disraeli : the novel politician / David Cesarani. 
New Haven : Yale University Press, 2016.
viii, 288 pages ; 22 cm.
DA 564 B3 C4.73 2016
 
 
 
Croland, Michael  
Oy oy oy gevalt! : Jews and punk / Michael Croland. 
Santa Barbara, California : Praeger, [2016] ©2016
xxviii, 181pages ; 25 cm
ML 3534 C7.6 2016
 
 
 
Das, A. Andrew  
Paul and the stories of Israel : grand thematic narratives in Galatians / A. Andrew Das. 
Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2016.
x, 304 pages; 24 cm
BS 2685.52 D3.7 2016
 
 
 
Eleff, Zev  
Modern Orthodox Judaism : a documentary history / Zev Eleff ; foreword by Jacob J. Schacter. 
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2016]
xliii, 520 pages ; 23 cm.
BM 197.6 E4.4 2016
 
 
 
Finlan, Stephen  
Sacrifice and atonement : psychological motives and biblical patterns / Stephen Finlan. 
Minneapolis : Fortress Press, 2016 ©2016.
BT 265.3 F5.65 2016
 
 
 
Friedman, Matti  
Pumpkinflowers : a soldier's story / Matti Friedman. 
Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2016. ©2016
x, 242 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
DS 87.5 F7.5 2016
 
 
 
Gabler, Neal  
Barbra Streisand : redefining beauty, femininity, and power / Neal Gabler. 
New Haven : Yale University Press, [2016]
viii, 284 pages : portrait ; 22 cm
ML 420 S9.15 G3.3 2016
 
 
 
Goldstrom, Erin. 
What can JCCs learn from community and institution-based organizing models? / by Erin Goldstrom. 
2016
62 leaves : illustrations ; 28 cm
Thesis
 
 
 
Grumet, Becca. 
Doing Jewish at Burning Man : a scholarly personal narrative on identity, community, and spirituality / by Becca Grumet. 
2016
78 leaves : illustrations; 28 cm
Thesis
 
 
 
Halkin, Hillel, 1939-  
After one-hundred-and-twenty : reflecting on death, mourning, and the afterlife in the Jewish tradition / Hillel Halkin. 
Princeton ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, [2016] ©2016
226 pages ; 23 cm.
BM 635.4 H3.5 2016
 
 
 
Holzer, Elie  
Attuned learning : rabbinic texts on habits of the heart in learning interactions / Elie Holzer. 
Boston : Academic Studies Press, 2016. ©2016
190 pages : illustration ; 24 cm.
BM 509 E3  H6.5 2016
 
 
 
Khiterer, Viktorii͡a. 
Jewish city or inferno of Russian Israel? : a history of the Jews in Kiev before February 1917 / Victoria Khiterer. 
Boston : Academic Studies Press, 2016. ©2016
xvii, 471 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
DS 135 U4.2  K43 2016
 
 
 
Kingsley, Ralph P. 
My spiritual journey : a life of service, a life of choice / Rabbi Ralph P. Kingsley.. 
Tarentum, Pennsylvania : Word Association Publishers, 2016.
227 pages : illustrations, 22 cm
BM 755 K5.58 A3 2016
 
 
 
Loridan, Marceline, 1928-  
But you did not come back / Marceline Loridan-Ivens with Judith Perrignon ; translated from the French by Sandra Smith. 
New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, 2016.
100 pages ; 20 cm
DS 135 F9 L6.713 2016
 
 
 
MacDonald, Dennis Ronald, 1946-  
Mythologizing Jesus : from Jewish teacher to epic hero / Dennis R. MacDonald. 
Lanham ; Boulder ; New York ; London : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015]
xiii,164 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
BT 303.2 M3.45 2015
 
 
 
Mandell, Sherri Lederman  
Road to resilience : from chaos to celebration / Sherry Mandell. 
New Milford, CT ; London, England : The Toby Press, 2015.
95 pages ; 23 cm
BF 698.35 R4.7 N2.6 2015
 
 
 
Matt, Daniel Chanan  
God & the big bang : discovering harmony between science & spirituality / Daniel C. Matt. 
Woodstock, Vermont : Jewish Lights Publishing, [2016] ©2016
xvii,, 197 pages ; 23 cm
BM 723 M3.84 2016
 
 
 
Myer, Ilana C. 
Last song before night / Ilana C. Myer. 
New York : Tom Doherty Associates, LLC, 2015.
415 pages : map ; 25 cm
PS 3613 Y4.63 L3.7 2015
 
 
 
Sabry, Mohannad  
Sinai : Egypt's linchpin, Gaza's lifeline, Israel's nightmare / Mohannad Sabry. 
Cairo : The American University in Cairo Press, 2015. ©2015
xxiv, 294 pages : map ; 24 cm
DT 137 S5.5 S3.25 2015
 
 
 
Schaper, Donna  
Approaching the end of life : a practical and spiritual guide / Donna Schaper. 
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015] ©2015
vii, 198 pages ; 24 cm
BV 199 F8 S3.6 2015
 
 
 
Schonwetter, Rachel. 
Healthy or unhealthy? : using government funding to provide Jewish social services / by Rachel Schonwetter. 
2016
58 leaves : illustrations ; 28 cm
Thesis
 
 
 
Shilo, Margalit  
Girls of liberty : the struggle for suffrage in Mandatory Palestine / Margalit Shilo ; translated by Haim Watzman. 
Waltham, Massachusetts : Brandeis University Press, [2016]
xiii, 200 pages ; 23 cm.
JQ 1830 A5.8 S5.6 2016
 
 
 
Ward, Lyla  
Broadway, Schrafft's and seeded rye : growing up slightly Jewish and on the Upper West Side / Lyla Blake Ward. 
Somers, New York : City Publishing, [2016]
147 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
PS 438 W3.7 2016
 
 
 
Weyman, Jillian  
Jewish & universal : organizational identity in Los Angeles Jewish museums and exhibitions / by Jilian Weyman. 
2016
66 leaves 28 cm
Thesis
 
 
 
Zeiger, Ben. 
Practical understanding of Jewish peoplehood : a case study of professionals at the Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles / by Ben Zeiger. 
2016
55 leaves 28 cm
Thesis
Posted by Lisa Ben-Hur
 

May 02, 2016

April 1 - 30, 2016

 The Jewish book of grief and healing : a spiritual companion for mourning / edited by Stuart M. Matlins and the editors at Jewish Lights ; preface by Rabbi Anne Brener, LCSW ; foreword by Dr. Ron Wolfson. 

Woodstock, VT : Jewish Lights Publishing, A Division of LongHill Partners, Inc., [2016]
157 pages ; 23 cm
BM 712 J4.9 2016
 
 
 
Anton, Maggie  
Fifty shades of Talmud : what the first rabbis had to say about you-know-what / Maggie Anton. 
Los Angeles, California : Banot Press, [2016]
118 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
BM 496.9 S4.8 A5.8 2016
 
 
 
Buruma, Ian  
Their promised land : my grandparents in love and war / Ian Buruma. 
New York, New York : Penguin Press, [2016]
305 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
DS 135 E6 A1.176 2016
 
 
 
Dean, Arthur, 1953-  
My two cents: a collection of short stories / Arthur Dean. 
New London: Little Red Tree Publishing, 2015. © 2015.
232 pages ; 25 cm
PS 3614 O 9 A7.9 2015
 
 
 
Evans, Kate, 1972-  
Red Rosa : a graphic biography of Rosa Luxemburg / written and illustrated by Kate Evans ; edited and with an afterword by Paul Buhle. 
Brooklyn, NY : Verso, 2015. ©2015
220 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 26 cm
PN 6737 E8.8 R4.3 2015
 
 
 
Hoffman, Adina  
Till we have built Jerusalem : architects of a new city / Adina Hoffman. 
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2016. ©2016
352 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
DS 109.93 H6.4 2016
 
 
 
Shneour, Zalman, 1886-1959  
המשומדת : די משומדתטע = Meshumedeste / זלמן שניאור ; מיידיש, ד"ר בלהה רובינשטיין. 
Or Yehudah : Devir ; Beʼer Shevaʻ : Heḳsherim, [776, that is, 2015]
463 pages ; 20 cm.
PJ 5129 S4.4 M4.154 2015
 
 
 
Weidermann, Volker, 1969-  
Ostend : Stefan Zweig, Joseph Roth, and the summer before the dark / Volker Weidermann ; translated from the German by Carol Brown Janeway. 
New York : Pantheon Books, 2016
163 pages : illustration ; 20 cm
PT 405 W3.513613 2016
Posted by Lisa Ben-Hur
 

April 04, 2016

March 1 - 31, 2016

 Sage advice / Pirkei Avot with translation and commentary by Irving (Yitz) Greenberg. 

New Milford: Maggid Books, 2016.
338 pages ; 23 cm
BM 506 A2.3 G7.44 2016
 
 
 
Seven minutes in heaven [videorecording] = Sheva dakot be gan eden / Israel Film Fund ; KMH Film ; EZ Films ... ; written and directed by Omri Givon ; produced by Elie Meirovitz, Ferenc Pusztai, Michael Rozenbaum. 
[S.l.] : Jewish Film Club, [2011]
1 videodisc (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD
 
 
 
מחזור קורן ליום העצמאות וליום ירושלים = את שיבת ציון היינו כחולמים / עורכים הרב בנמין לאו והד"ר יואל רפל. 
Yerushalayim : Hotsaʼat Ḳoren Yerushalayim, ©2013.
20, 369 pages : facsimiles ; 19 cm
BM 675 I 8.7 M3 2013
 
 
 
שליחותו של הממונה על משאבי אנוש = The human resources manager / co-produced by Pallas Film, EZ Films, Hai Hui Entertainment, Pie Films ; a 2-Team Productions production ; an Eran Riklis film ; directed by Eran Riklis ; written by Noah Stollman. 
[New York, NY] : Jewish Film Club, [2011]
1 videodisc (104, 5 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD
 
 
 
Harrison, Olivia C., 1980-  
Transcolonial Maghreb : imagining Palestine in the era of decolonization / Olivia C. Harrison. 
Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2016]
xvi, 202 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
PN 849 A3.55 H3.7 2016
 
 
 
Pilch, John J. 
The cultural life setting of the proverbs/ John J. Pilch. 
Minneapolis, MN : Fortress Press, 2016.
234 pages ; 23 cm
BS 1465.53 P5.534 2016
 
 
 
Speak, Daniel  
The problem of evil / Daniel Speak. 
Cambridge, UK ; Malden,MA : Polity Press, 2015. ©2015
viii, 149 pages ; 23 cm
BJ 1401 S7.8 2015
 
 
 
Talmon, Shemaryahu, 1920-2010  
Literary motifs and patterns in the Hebrew Bible : collected studies / Shemaryahu Talmon. 
Winona Lake, Indiana : Eisenbrauns, 2013.
xiii, 505 pages ; 24 cm
BS 1171.3 T3.5 2013
 
 
 
Ṭaʼub, Eliʼav. 
Rabbis in politics : the leadership approaches of Rabbis Ovadia Yosef & Elazar Shach/ Eliav Taub. 
Mamaroneck : Israel Academic Press, 2015. © 2015.
326 pages ; 23 cm
BM 645 P6.4 T3.813 2015
 
 
 
Tidhar, Lavie  
Central Station/ Lavie Tidhar. 
San Francisco: Tachyon Publications, 2016.
252 pages; 22 cm
PR 9510.9 T5.3 C4.68 2016
Posted by Lisa Ben-Hur

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

 
April 8 - 19, 2010

Brantschen, Niklaus, 1937-
Fasting : what, why, how / Niklaus Brantschen.
New York : Crossroad, 2010
xi, 110 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
QP 138.5 B7.313 1987


Chernow-Reader, Jordana.
An analysis of the daughters of Zelophehad, Deborah, and Hannah as wise Biblical women / Jordana Chernow-Reader.
2010
92 leaves ; 28 cm.
BS 575 C3.4 2010 & Thesis


Goitein, S. D., 1900-1985
יוסף אללבדי סוחר-הודו הגדול : תעודות מגניזת קהיר / שלמה דב גויטיין ומרדכי עקיבא פרידמן.
Yerushalayim : Mekhon Ben-Tsevi le-ḥeḳer ḳehilot Yiśraʼel ba-Mizraḥ : Ḳeren ha-rav Daṿid Mosheh
ṿe-ʻAmalyah Rozen, 2009.
400 p. : ill., maps, facsims. ; 25 cm.
HF 3785.15 G6.5 2009


IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy (28th : 2008 : Chicago, Ill.)
28th IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy : Chicago, Illinois, August 17-22, 2008.
[New York, N.Y.] : Jewish Genealogical Society, Inc., c2008.
1 v. (various loose leaf pagings) : ill. ; 29 cm.
SC 2 I 3.5 2008


Katz, Noam.
Kibud av va-eim : redefining the parent-child relationship for modern liberal Jews / Noam Shalom Katz.
2010
111 leaves ; 28 cm.
BM 725.5 K3.8 & Thesis


Knohl, Israel
Messiahs and resurrection in The Gabriel revelation / by Israel Knohl.
London ; New York, NY : Continuum, c2009.
xv, 122 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
BR 129 K5.5 2009


Maimonides, Moses, 1135-1204
שערי בריאות הגוף והנפש לפי הרמב׳׳ם : יסודות לשמירת בריאות הגוף והנפש עפ׳׳י רבנו משה בן מימון הספרדי הרמב׳׳ם / מלוקט מספרי קודש ורפואה של הרמב׳׳ם ... על־ידי משה רבפוגל.
Yerushalayim : Hotsaʼat Mosad ha-rav Ḳuḳ, [c2007].
220 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
BM 538 H4.3 M3.4 2007


Mason, Erin Ellis.
Responding to the aging in our congregations / Erin Leah Ellis Mason.
2010
73 leaves ; 28 cm.
HQ 1061 M3.7 2010 & Thesis


Mason, Sara.
Rabbis in relationship : a feminist critique of The rabbi as a symbolic exemplar / Sara Michal Mason-Barkin.
2010
v, 184 leaves ; 28 cm.
BM 652 M3.7 2010 & Thesis


Medwin, Daniel Bloom.
Visual t'filah : historical antecedents and guide to best practices / Daniel Bloom Medwin.
2010
89 leaves : ill. ; 28 cm. + 1 CD-ROM
BM 656 M4.3 2010 & Thesis


Medwin, Lydia Bloom.
Jewish service learning : relevance for the American synagogue / Lydia Bloom Medwin.
2010
130 leaves : ill. ; 28 cm.
HN 40 J5M4.3 2010 & Thesis


Miriam, Rivka
These mountains : selected poems of Rivka Miriam ; translated by Linda Stern Zisquit.
New Milford, CT : Toby Press, 2009.
xi, 244 p. ; 22 cm.
PJ 5054 R5.8A2 2009


Samuels, Joshua Marc.
The passage from life to death : gaining insights about this sacred transition from poetry, midrash, and ritual / by Joshua Marc Samuels.
2010
4, 129 leaves ; 28 cm.
BM 635.4 S2.6 2010 & Thesis


Singh, Maina Chawla.
Being Indian, being Israeli : migration, ethnicity, and gender in the Jewish homeland / Maina Chawla Singh.
New Delhi : Manohar Publishers & Distributors, c2009.
250 p., [7] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
DS 113.8 E2.6 S5.6 2009


Terlinchamp, Miriam Pauline.
Art as a Jewish spiritual practice / Miriam Pauline Terlinchamp.
2010
136 leaves ; : ill. ; 28 cm.
BM 538 A7 T4.7 2010 & Thesis


Zellman, Reuben.
Inyanei ha -mitzvot : the Tumtum and Androgynos in the Shulchan Aruch and the Mishneh Torah / Reuben Isadore Zellman.
2010
[219] p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
HQ 77.9 Z4.5 2010 & Thesis


Zipora, Malka.
Rather laugh than cry : stories from a Hassidic household / Malka Zipora.
Montréal : Véhicule Press, c2007.
186 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
FC 2947.9 J4Z5.7 2007



Thursday, April 08, 2010

 
March 24 - April 7, 2010

Humanity before God : contemporary faces of Jewish, Christian, and Islamic ethics / edited by William Schweiker, Michael A. Johnson, and Kevin Jung.
Minneapolis, MN : Fortress Press, c2006.
x, 326 p. ; 23 cm.
BJ 1188 H8.4 2006


Where heaven and earth meet : Jerusalem's sacred esplanade / editors, Oleg Grabar and Benjamin Z. Kedar.
Jerusalem : Yad Ben-Zvi Press ; Austin : University of Texas Press, c2009.
411 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
DS 109.28 W5.4 2009


Burnett, Joel S., 1968-
Where is God? : divine absence in the Hebrew Bible / Joel S. Burnett.
Minneapolis : Fortress Press, c2010.
xvi, 287 p. ; 24 cm.
BS 1171.3 B8.7 2010


Cohen-Kiener, Andrea
Claiming Earth as common ground : the ecological crisis through the lens of faith / Andrea Cohen-Kiener ; foreword by Sally Bingham.
Woodstock, Vt. : SkyLight Paths Pub., 2009.
xi, 176 p. ; 23 cm.
BT 695.5 C6.45 2009


Eshel, Ḥanan
Ein Gedi : [oasis and refuge] / Hanan Eshel ; [translated from the Hebrew by Paul King ; editor, Barbara Ball].
Jerusalem : Carta, 2009.
144 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm.
DS 110 E6.3 E8.4 2009


Lee, Nancy C.
Lyrics of lament : from tragedy to transformation / Nancy C. Lee.
Minneapolis : Fortress Press, c2010.
xi, 256 p. ; 23 cm.
BL 560 L4.4 2010


Pietila, Antero, 1943-
Not in my neighborhood : how bigotry shaped a great American city / Antero Pietila.
Chicago : Ivan R. Dee, 2010.
xiii, 320 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
F 189 B1.9 A2.85 2010



Wednesday, March 24, 2010

 
Mar. 8 - 23, 2010

Genesis / Athalya Brenner, Archie Chi-Chung Lee, and Gale A. Yee, editors.
Minneapolis : Fortress Press, c2009.
xv, 344 p. ; 24 cm.
BS 1235.52 G4.7 2009


בדרך לא סלולה : היבטים משפטיים, קהילתיים והוריים של משפחות חד־מיניות / עורכים: עדיטל בן־ארי ויואב לביא.
[Haifah] : Universiṭat Ḥefah, Ha-Merkaz le-ḥeḳer u-limud ha-mishpaḥah, 2007.
96 p. ; 23 cm.
HQ 75.28 I 8 H4.3 2007


נשים ומגדר במזרח התיכון במאה העשרים / עורכות, רות רודד, נוגה אפרתי.
Yerushalayim : Hotsaʼat sefarim ʻa. sh. Y.L. Magnes, ha-Universiṭah ha-ʻIvrit, c769 [c2008 or c2009]
274 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
HQ 1236.5 M6.5 N3.7 2008


קצת זכריה : לפי מנהג יהדות ארם-צובא (חלב) בנוסח המקורי / עורך, מנחם ידיד.
Tel-Aviv : Merkaz moreshet Ar. Ts, [2008]
31 p. : col. ill., col. facsims. ; 31 cm.
BS 580 Z3K4.7 2008


Ben-Dov, M.
The Golden age : synagogues of Spain in history and architecture / Meir Ben-Dov.
Jerusalem ; New York : Urim, c2009.
256 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
NA 5806 B4.613 2009


Hodge, Caroline E. Johnson.
If sons, then heirs : a study of kinship and ethnicity in the Letters of Paul / Caroline Johnson Hodge.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
viii, 246 p. ; 25 cm.
BS 2655 F3H6.3 2007


Homolka, Walter
Jesus von Nazareth : im Spiegel jüdischer Forschung / Walter Homolka.
Teetz : Hentrich & Hentrich ; Berlin : Stiftung Neue Synagoge Berlin, Centrum Judaicum, 2009.
88 p. ; 16 cm.
BM 620 H6.6 2009


Kotkin, Joel
The next hundred million : America in 2050 / Joel Kotkin.
New York : Penguin Press, 2010.
308 p. ; 25 cm.
HN 60 K6.8 2010


Stampfer, Shaul
Families, rabbis and education : traditional Jewish society in nineteenth-century Eastern Europe / Shaul Stampfer.
Oxford ; Portland, Or. : The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization, 2010.
xii, 414 p. ; 24 cm.
DS 135 E8S7.3 2010



Monday, March 08, 2010

 
Feb. 24 - March 7, 2010

Jewish education in transition : proceedings of the First International Conference on Jewish Education / edited by Zvi Grumet.
Teaneck, NJ : Ben Yehuda Press, 2006.
viii, 146 p. ; 23 cm.
LC 715 I 6.8 2006


Avital, Moshe, 1928-
The failure of man and the enigma of God's silence / by Moshe Avital.
Jerusalem : Mazo Publishers, 2010.
228 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
D 804.3 A8.5 2010


Safrian, Hans
Eichmann's men / Hans Safrian ; translated by Ute Stargardt.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
x, 317 p. ; 25 cm.
D 804.3 S2.4513 2010



Wednesday, February 24, 2010

 
Feb. 4-23, 2010

Devora in Exile Stories.
Daniel & Daniel Pub 2009.
p. 94 24cm.
PS 3553 H3.547 D4.8 2009


Immersed [sound recording]
[Newton, MA] : Mayyim Hayyim: Living Waters Community Mikveh and Education Center, c2007.
1 sound disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Disc CD


Koleinu [sound recording] : great performances of Jewish choral music.
New York : Transcontinental Music Publications, 2008.
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Disc CD


Strangely familiar : protofeminist interpretations of patriarchal biblical texts / edited by Nancy Calvert-Koyzis and Heather E. Weir.
Atlanta : Society of Biblical Literature, c2009.
xi, 291 p. ; 23 cm.
BS 1515.52 S7.7 2009


They were all together in one place? : toward minority biblical criticism / edited by Randall C. Bailey, Tat-siong Benny Liew, and Fernando F. Segovia.
Atlanta : Society of Biblical Literature, c2009.
xiv, 397 p. ; 23 cm.
BS 521.88 T4.4 2009b


Bardhi, Ismail.
Kriza e teologjisë Muslimane Shqiptare / Ismail Bardhi.
Prishtinë, Shkup : Logos-A, 2009.
327 : ill. ; 24 cm.
BP 65 A7.5 B3.7 2009


Black, Joe, 1959-
Eight nights of joy [sound recording] / Joe Black ; with the Maxwell Street Klezmer Band.
[S.l.] Sounds Write Productions, p2008.
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Disc CD


Johnson, Marilyn, 1954-
This book is overdue! : how librarians and cybrarians can save us all / Johnson, Marilyn.
New York : Harper, c2010.
xii, 272 p. ; 22 cm.
Z 682 J6.5 2009


Johnson, Timothy Jay.
Now my eye sees you : unveiling an apocalyptic Job / Timothy Jay Johnson.
Sheffield, [England] : Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2009.
x, 198 p. ; 25 cm.
BS 1415.52 J6.4 2009


Kaplan, Richard, vocalist
The hidden one [sound recording] = Jewish mystical songs / Richard Kaplan.
[San Francisco, Calif.] : Five Souls Music, c2009.
1 sound disc (75:42 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Disc CD


Katz, Madelyn Mishkin, 1955-
Defining leadership for the reform rabbinate / by Madelyn Mishkin Katz.
2009.
ix, 134 leaves ; 28 cm.
LD 791.9 E2.2 K3.8 2009


Levine, Michelle J., 1962-
Nahmanides on Genesis : the art of biblical portraiture / by Michelle J. Levine.
Providence, RI : Brown University, c2009.
xi, 482 p. ; 23 cm.
BS 1235 N1.783 L4.8 2009


Rutgers, Leonard Victor
Making myths : Jews in early Christian identity formation / Leonard V. Rutgers.
Leuven : Peeters, [2009]
151 p. ; 22 cm.
BM 535 R8.84 2009


Soulaviv (Musical group)
Soulaviv [sound recording]
[California : s.n., 2008]
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Disc CD



Thursday, February 04, 2010

 
Jan. 6 - Feb. 3, 2010

Charity and giving in monotheistic religions / edited by Miriam Frenkel and Yaacov Lev.
Berlin ; New York : Walter de Gruyter, c2009.
xvi, 413 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
BJ 1533 G4C4.3 2009


Concentration camps in Nazi Germany : the new histories / edited by Jane Caplan and Nikolaus Wachsmann.
Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2009.
p.243 24 cm.
D 805 G3 C5.918 2009


Generation in waiting : the unfulfilled promise of young people in the Middle East / Navtej Dhillon, Tarik Yousef, editors.
Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, c2009.
xiv, 267 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
HQ 799 M6.28 G4.6 2009


New directions in Jewish philosophy / edited by Aaron W. Hughes and Elliot R. Wolfson.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2010.
x, 362 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
B 154 N4.9 2010


Berry, Jan
Ritual making women : shaping rites for changing lives / Jan Berry.
London ; Oakville, CT : Equinox, 2009.
vi, 254 p. ; 24 cm.
BV 178 B4.8 2009


Bronfman, Charles, 1931-
The art of giving : where the soul meets a business plan / Charles Bronfman, Jeffrey Solomon ; foreword by James Wolfensohn.
San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, c2010.
ix, 276 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
HV 40 B8.67 2010


Cohen, Arnold.
An introduction to Jewish matrimonial law / Arnold Cohen.
Jerusalem ; New York : Feldheim, c2009.
xi, 436 p. ; 24 cm.
BM 713 C6.45 2009


Feiler, Bruce S.
America's prophet : Moses and the American story / Bruce Feiler.
New York : William Morrow, c2009.
352 p. : ill., ports.. ; 24 cm.
E 179 F3.3 2009


Goldstein, Rebecca, 1950-
36 arguments for the existence of God : a work of fiction / Rebecca Newberger Goldstein.
New York : Pantheon Books, c2010.
viii, 402 p. ; 25 cm.
PS 3557 O 3.98 A6.15 2010


Goldwater, Raymond.
Pioneers of religious Zionism : Rabbis Alkalai, Kalischer, Mohliver, Reines, Kook and Maimon / Raymond Goldwater.
Jerusalem ; New York : Urim, c2009.
158 p. : ports. ; 25 cm.
DS 150 R3.2 G6.3 2009


Hemon, Aleksandar, 1964-
The Lazarus project / Aleksandar Hemon ; with photographs by Velibor Božović and from the Chicago Historical Society.
New York : Riverhead Books, 2008.
294 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
PS 3608 E4.8 L3.9 2008


Leifer, Carol
When You Lie About Your Age, the Terrorists Win Reflections on Looking in the Mirror.
Villard Books 2010.
p.188 23 cm.
PN 2287 L3.37A 2009


Miron, Dan
The prophetic mode in modern Hebrew poetry / Dan Miron.
New Milford, CT : Toby Press, 2009.
vii, 633 p. ; 22 cm.
PJ 5024 M5.7 2009


Nicholson, C. Bríd.
Emma Goldman, 1869-1940 : still dangerous / C. Brid Nicholson.
Montréal : Black Rose Books, 2009.
p.239 : 24 cm.
HX 843.7 G6.5 N4.3 2009


Scammell, Michael
Koestler : the literary and political odyssey of a twentieth-century skeptic / Michael Scammell.
New York : Random House, c2009.
xxi, 689 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., ports., geneal. table ; 25 cm.
PR 6021 O 4Z8.4 2009


Segal, Miryam
A new sound in Hebrew poetry : poetics, politics, accent / Miryam Segal.
Bloomington ; Indianapolis : Indiana University Press, 2010.
p. 206 24 cm.
PJ 4579 S4.2 2010


Silverman, Melvin D.
Born Jewish -- becoming a Jew : living with sages : a memoir / Mel Silverman
[S.l.] : Xlibris Corp, 2008.
471 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
BM 755 S5.5 2008