Monthly Archives: May 2014

Books ordered April-May 2014

JUST ORDERED on the last of the budget until the new fiscal year – just a few more titles (CHECK MNCAT later for availability)

Ancient Jewish Sciences and the History Of Knowledge In Second Temple Literature Cloth 2014

Sennacherib at the Gates Of Jerusalem: Story, History And Historiography Cloth 2014

Studies in Classical Hebrew Bar-Asher, Mosheh Cloth 2014

Wicked Son: Anti-Semitism, Self-Hatred, and the Jews. Mamet, David Paper 2009


in addition to these previously listed titles.

Evidence Of Editing: Growth And Change Of Texts In The Hebrew Bible. Muller, Reinhard, 1972-     Paper     2013

How Could This Happen: Explaining The Holocaust.      Mcmillan, Dan       Cloth       2014

Language Environment Of First Century Judaea    Cloth       2014

Love, Sex And Marriage: Insights From Judaism, Christianity And Islam.   Cohn-Sherbok, Dan    Paper     2013

Mircea Eliade: From Magic To Myth.   Idel, Moshe, 1947-   Paper     2014 Mircea Eliade: Myth, Religion, And History     Cloth     2014

Munich Olympics Massacre Cloth     2014

Religion And Identity In Europe: The Makings Of Religious Enemies In Antiquity & Today.   Rasmussen, Susanne William Paper 2013

Religion, Theology, And Class: Fresh Engagements After Long Silence     Ebook   2013

Religion: Antiquity And Its Legacy.   Rupke, Jorg           Paper     2013

Religious Knowledge, Authority, And Charisma: Islamic And Jewish Perspectives                  Cloth       2014

Ten Commandments: A Short History Of An Ancient Text.          Coogan, Michael David       Ebook     2014

Torah Praxis After 70 Ce: Reading Matthew And Luke-Acts As Jewish Texts.        Oliver, Isaac W., 1980-,       Paper     2013


Portrait of Jewish Americans topic of June lecture at Temple Israel

Steven M. Cohen will present the next JWST Community Lecture – June 16 at Temple Israel: Reflections on the Most Important Study of American Jewry in the 21st Century: “Portrait of Jewish Americans” by the Pew Center for Religion and American Life.

Event details at: Here’s a link to the report, issued on October 1, 2013 by the Pew Research Religion & Public Life Project

A Portrait of Jewish Americans  by Pew Research