The Politics of Torah

The Politics of Torah

The Jewish Political Tradition and the Founding of Agudat Israel

eBook - 1996
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Univ of New York Press
A study of the origins and early history of the Agudat Israel movement in Germany, the first international political movement among Orthodox Jews.

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Examines the forces that led to the formation of the first international political movement among Orthodox Jews in 1912, setting its history in the context of both the millenial Jewish political tradition and the Jewish struggle with modernity. Details conflicts that shaped the movement and explores the movement's relationship with prior expressions of Jewish political thought and practice. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Publisher: Albany : State University of New York Press, c1996
ISBN: 9780585091914
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xiii, 200 p.)


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