Migrations and movements- from the entry into the promised land to Jewish migration in the twenty- first century, including new maps on recent emigration to Israel from Europe and worldwide. Forty years on from its first publication, this book is still an indispensible guide to Jewish history. Other topics covered in this revised edition include Jewish educational outreach projects in various parts of the world, and Jews living under Muslim rule.
The Routledge Atlas of Jewish History Routledge Historical Atlases - Society, trade and culture- from jewish trade routes between 800 and 900 to the situation of world Jewry in the opening years of the twenty- first century. Sheer detail and breadth of scale' bbc history magazine this newly revised and updated edition of Martin Gilbert’s Atlas of Jewish History spans over four thousand years of history in 154 maps, presenting a vivid picture of a fascinating people and the trials and tribulations which have haunted their story.
Also covers the incidence of anti-semitic attacks in the Americas and Europe. This new edition is also updated to include maps showing Jewish museums in the United States and Canada, and Europe, as well as American conservation efforts abroad. An unusual and compelling insight into Jewish history.
A Short History of the Jewish People: From Legendary Times to Modern StatehoodOxford University Press - Including detailed maps and stirring photos, as well as timelines and sidebars, this pioneering work is a valuable resource for anyone broadly curious about the Jewish people. Organized chronologically, the narrative follows the Jewish experience from legendary times to the peace agreements currently being negotiated in the Middle East.
In one concise, authoritative volume, A Short History of the Jewish People provides insights and answers. This sweeping and highly informative work presents the major geographical, mindset, cultural, who have shaped the character, introducing the many individuals, and political forces that have determined the course of Jewish history, both religious and secular, and prospects of the Jewish people.
Where did the jews come from? how did they retain their strong sense of community through centuries of dispersion? How have the Jews of the present, with their proud ethnic identity and thriving national home, emerged out of the downtrodden Jews of the past? Such questions arise naturally in the minds of anyone contemplating the long history of Jewish people.
A Short History of the Jewish People: From Legendary Times to Modern Statehood - Scheindlin focuses his study on the pivotal events and dominant communities within each historical period. Written by a respected hebrew scholar, cultural historian, noted author, and rabbi, A Short History of the Jewish People carefully describes the story of a people as varied as the many cultures in which they have lived.
And, to give this overview an international and timely perspective, Raymond P.
The Palestinian-Israeli Conflict: A Very Short Introduction Very Short IntroductionsOxford University Press - In this accessible and stimulating Very Short Introduction, Martin Bunton illuminates the history of the problem, reducing it to its very essence. Every very short introduction gives a readable evolution of the subject in question, demonstrating how the subject has developed and how it has influenced society.
Providing a clear and fair exploration of the main issues, Bunton explores not only the historical basis of the conflict, but also looks at how and why partition has been so difficult and how efforts to restore peace continue today. About the series: oxford's very short introductions series offers concise and original introductions to a wide range of subjects--from Islam to Sociology, Literary Theory to History, Politics to Classics, and Archaeology to the Bible.
Adopting a fresh and original approach, Bunton explores the Palestinian-Israeli dispute in twenty-year segments, to highlight the historical complexity of the conflict throughout successive decades. Oxford university Press, USA. Eventually, the series will encompass every major academic discipline, offering all students an accessible and abundant reference library.
The Palestinian-Israeli Conflict: A Very Short Introduction Very Short Introductions - Not simply a textbook of definitions, each volume in this series provides trenchant and provocative--yet always balanced and complete--discussions of the central issues in a given discipline or field. Whatever the area of study that one deems important or appealing, whatever the topic that fascinates the general reader, the Very Short Introductions series has a handy and affordable guide that will likely prove indispensable.
. The conflict between palestine and israel is one of the most highly publicized and bitter struggles of modern times, a dangerous tinderbox always poised to set the Middle East aflame--and to draw the United States into the fire.
The Routledge Atlas of the Arab-Israeli Conflict Routledge Historical AtlasesRoutledge - In 227 maps, the complete history of the conflict is revealed, the first and second intifadas, to the continuing search for peace, including the annapolis conference, tony blair 2007-2011, including: the prelude and background to the conflict - from the presence of jews in palestine before the arab conquest to the attitude of britain to the arabs and jews since 1915 The Jewish National Home - from the early Jewish settlement and the Zionist plan for Palestine in 1919 to the involvement of the Arab world from 1945 to the present day The Intensification of the Conflict - from the Arab response to the United Nations partition plan of November 1947 to the declaration of Israeli independence in May 1948 The State of Israel - from the Israeli War of Independence and the Suez and Six Day Wars to the October War the Yom Kippur War, the suicide-bomb campaign, the Gaza Flotilla of 2012 and Nakba Day 2011 The Moves to find Peace - from the first and second Camp David talks and the death of Arafat, the Israel-Hezbollah War of 2006, 2007, the work of the Quartet Emissary, Operation Cast lead against the Gaza Strip in 2009, and the ongoing Palestinian search for statehood.
Routledge. Oxford university Press, USA. The routledge atlas of the arab-israeli conflict traces not only the tangled and bitter history of the Arab-Jewish struggle from the early twentieth century to the present, it also illustrates the current moves towards finding peace, including the death of Yasser Arafat and recent proposals for compromise and co-operation, and the efforts to bring the horrors of the fighting to an end through negotiation and agreed boundaries.
The Zionist Ideas: Visions for the Jewish Homeland_Then, Now, Tomorrow JPS Anthologies of Jewish ThoughtThe Jewish Publication Society - Oxford university Press, USA. Routledge. Troy divides the thinkers into six zionist schools of thought—Political, Cultural, Labor, Revisionist, Religious, and Diaspora Zionism—and reveals the breadth of the debate and surprising syntheses. Building on arthur hertzberg’s classic, and now including women, the zionist Idea, dreams, Gil Troy explores the backstories, mizrachim, and legacies of more than 170 passionate Jewish visionaries—quadruple Hertzberg’s original number, and others—from the 1800s to today.
Jps anthologies of Jewish thought. The most comprehensive zionist collection ever published, Now, The Zionist Ideas: Visions for the Jewish Homeland—Then, Tomorrow sheds light on the surprisingly diverse and shared visions for realizing Israel as a democratic Jewish state. Part 1 pre-1948 introduces the pioneers who founded the Jewish state, Jabotinsky, Kook, such as Herzl, Ha’am, Gordon, and Szold.
He also presents the visionaries within three major stages of Zionist development, demonstrating the length and evolution of the conversation. Part 2 1948 to 2000 features builders who actualized and modernized the Zionist blueprints, such as Ben-Gurion, Begin, Uris, Soloveitchik, Berlin, Meir, and Kaplan.
The Zionist Ideas: Visions for the Jewish Homeland_Then, Now, Tomorrow JPS Anthologies of Jewish Thought - This mosaic of voices will engage equally diverse readers in reinvigorating the Zionist conversation—weighing and developing the moral, social, and political character of the Jewish state of today and tomorrow. Part 3 showcases today’s torchbearers, Shaked, Yehoshua, Grossman, Lau, including Barak, and Sacks.
The Organizational Behavior Reader 8th EditionPearson - This reader provides the best collection of classic, ground-breaking articles, as well as cutting-edge works in the field in a practical, reader-friendly format to support your experiential OB classroom. Routledge. For courses in organizational Behavior, Individual Behavior in Organizations, and Industrial Psychology.
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Psychology of Prejudice and Discrimination: 3rd EditionRoutledge - Newly revised and updated, such as research methods, the relationship between prejudice and discrimination, this edition addresses several interlocking themes, and discrimination in the workplace, the development of prejudice in children, which are developed in greater detail than in other textbooks.
Explored next are the development of prejudice in children and the social context of prejudice. The first theme introduced is the nature of prejudice and discrimination, which is followed by a discussion of research methods. For instructor resources, consult the companion website http://www. Routledge. Com/cw/kite, which includes an instructor manual that contains activities and tools to help with teaching a prejudice and discrimination course; PowerPoint slides for every chapter; and a Test Bank with exam questions for every chapter for a total of over 1, 700 questions.
Psychology of Prejudice and Discrimination: 3rd Edition - It balances a detailed discussion of theories and selected research with applied examples that ensure the material is relevant to students. In addition to courses on prejudice and discrimination, this book is also adapted for courses that cover topics in racism and diversity. Routledge. An ideal core text for junior and senior college students who have had a course in introductory psychology, business, ethnic studies, social work, it is written in a style that is accessible to students in other fields including education, communication studies, and other disciplines.
Jps anthologies of Jewish thought. Psychology of prejudice and discrimination provides a comprehensive and compelling overview of what psychological theory and research have to say about the nature, causes, and reduction of prejudice and discrimination.
Israel: A HistoryHarper Perennial - Routledge. Jps anthologies of Jewish thought. Oxford university Press, USA. Beginning with the founding of the state of israel in May of 1948 and ending with the status of the nation today, cultural, a comprehensive chronicle of the history of Israel explores its political, religious, and economic development.
Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and Spread of NationalismVerso - Following the rise and conflict of nations and the decline of empires, Anderson draws on examples from South East Asia, Latin America and Europe’s recent past to show how nationalism shaped the modern world. The world-famous work on the origins and development of nationalismThe full magnitude of Benedict Anderson’s intellectual achievement is still being appreciated and debated.
Jps anthologies of Jewish thought. Psychology Press. Later, through print, this sense of belonging was formed and reformulated at every level, literature, from high politics to popular culture, maps and museums. Imagined communities remains the most influential book on the origins of nationalism, filling the vacuum that previously existed in the traditions of Western thought.
Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism - Routledge. Verso. Cited more often than any other single English-language work in the human sciences, it is read around the world in more than thirty translations. Written with exemplary clarity, this illuminating study traces the emergence of community as an idea to South America, rather than to nineteenth-century Europe.
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Women & Power: A ManifestoLiveright - Psychology Press. Jps anthologies of Jewish thought. As far back as homer’s odyssey, beard shows, women have been prohibited from leadership roles in civic life, public speech being defined as inherently male. From medusa to philomela whose tongue was cut out, from hillary clinton to Elizabeth Warren who was told to sit down, Beard draws illuminating parallels between our cultural assumptions about women’s relationship to power―and how powerful women provide a necessary example for all women who must resist being vacuumed into a male template.
Routledge. Verso. In women & power, she traces the origins of this misogyny to its ancient roots, examining the pitfalls of gender and the ways that history has mistreated strong women since time immemorial. With personal reflections on her own online experiences with sexism, Beard asks: If women aren’t perceived to be within the structure of power, isn’t it power itself we need to redefine? And how many more centuries should we be expected to wait? Oxford university Press, USA.
Women & Power: A Manifesto - A new york times bestseller"a modern feminist classic. The guardianfrom the internationally acclaimed classicist and New York Times best-selling author comes this timely manifesto on women and power. At long last, including, mary beard addresses in one brave book the misogynists and trolls who mercilessly attack and demean women the world over, very often, Mary herself.
The Hebrew Bible: A Translation with Commentary Vol. Three-Volume SetW. W. Norton & Company - 3 maps oxford university Press, USA. A masterpiece of deep learning and fine sensibility, now complete, Robert Alter’s translation of the Hebrew Bible, reanimates one of the formative works of our culture. A landmark event: the complete Hebrew Bible in the award-winning translation that delivers the stunning literary power of the original.
Featuring alter’s generous commentary, which quietly alerts readers to the literary and historical dimensions of the text, this is the definitive edition of the Hebrew Bible. Capturing its brilliantly compact poetry and finely wrought, purposeful prose, Alter renews the Old Testament as a source of literary power and spiritual inspiration.
The Hebrew Bible: A Translation with Commentary Vol. Three-Volume Set - Psychology Press. From the family frictions of genesis and king david’s flawed humanity to the serene wisdom of Psalms and Job’s incendiary questioning of God’s ways, these magnificent works of world literature resonate with a startling immediacy. Verso. Jps anthologies of Jewish thought. Routledge.