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Encountering the Jewish future

Marc H. Ellis

Encountering the Jewish future

with Elie Wiesel, Martin Buber, Abraham Joshua Heschel, Hannah Arendt, and Emmanuel Levinas

by Marc H. Ellis

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Fortress Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Doctrines,
  • Judaism,
  • Jews,
  • Arab-Israeli conflict,
  • Jewish philosophy,
  • Holocaust (Jewish theology),
  • Civilization,
  • Identity

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMarc H. Ellis
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM602 .E55 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24823749M
    ISBN 109780800697938
    LC Control Number2011009186

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