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A prophetic peace : Judaism, religion, and politics, Alick Isaacs

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A prophetic peace : Judaism, religion, and politics
Title
A prophetic peace
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Judaism, religion, and politics
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Alick Isaacs
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Language
eng
Summary
Challenging deeply held convictions about Judaism, Zionism, war, and peace, Alick Isaacs's combat experience in the second Lebanon war provoked him to search for a way of reconciling the belligerence of religion with its messages of peace. In his insightful readings of the texts of Biblical prophecy and rabbinic law, Isaacs draws on the writings of Ludwig Wittgenstein, Jacques Derrida, Abraham Joshua Heschel, and Martin Buber, among others, to propose an ambitious vision of religiously inspired peace. Rej
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Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
A prophetic peace : Judaism, religion, and politics, Alick Isaacs
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A prophetic peace : Judaism, religion, and politics, Alick Isaacs
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt2005vfn
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-195) and index
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online resource
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
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Content type MARC source
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Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Lebanon II; Chapter 1 Politics, Anti-Politics, and Religion; Chapter 2 Irenic Scholarship; Chapter 3 Theological Disarmament; Chapter 4 Deconstruction and the Prophetic Voice; Chapter 5 Messianic Peace; Chapter 6 The Rabbinic Voice; Chapter 7 A Prayer for Peace; Chapter 8 Peace Education; Afterword: Beating Softly; Notes; Bibliography; Index
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1 online resource (xxi, 200 pages)
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online
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9780253005649
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rdamedia
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