Scholarly discussions of religious, historical, literary and cultural issues relating to Judaism in Europe, North Africa and the Middle East in the early modern and modern period.
Studies in Judaism in Modern Times
An anthropologist's view on Hasidic life in Mea Shearim, Jerusalem. Unlike most studies, this focuses on daily life in an isolated, ascetic community. Not only does the author discuss ideas, but he also deals with such topics as community organisation, social control, religious and political ...
Edited by D.N. Miller
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