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The Jewish social contract : an essay in political theology, David Novak

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The Jewish social contract : an essay in political theology
Title
The Jewish social contract
Title remainder
an essay in political theology
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David Novak
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Language
eng
Summary
The Jewish Social Contract begins by asking how a traditional Jew can participate politically and socially and in good faith in a modern democratic society, and ends by proposing a broad, inclusive notion of secularity. David Novak takes issue with the view--held by the late philosopher John Rawls and his followers--that citizens of a liberal state must, in effect, check their religion at the door when discussing politics in a public forum. Novak argues that in a "liberal democratic state, members of faith-based communities--such as tradition-minded Jews and Christians--ought to be able to adh
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non fiction
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The Jewish social contract : an essay in political theology, David Novak
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The Jewish social contract : an essay in political theology, David Novak
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt7s5vb
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-249) and index
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online resource
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Contents
Formulating the Jewish social contract -- The covenant -- The covenant reaffirmed -- The law of the state -- Kingship and secularity -- Modern secularity -- The social contract and Jewish-Christian relations -- The Jewish social contract in secular public policy
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1 online resource (xxi, 257 pages).
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9781400824397
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