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What Judaism says about politics

Martin Sicker

What Judaism says about politics

the political theology of the Torah

by Martin Sicker

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Published by J. Aronson in Northvale, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. O.T. -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.,
  • Judaism and politics.,
  • Man (Jewish theology),
  • Jewish ethics.,
  • Politics in the Bible.,
  • Politics in rabbinical literature.,
  • Rabbinical literature -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-245) and index.

    StatementMartin Sicker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM645.P64 S55 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 252 p. ;
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1731205M
    ISBN 100876687761
    LC Control Number92035705

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