Univ of New York Press This major intellectual response to the leading theologian of liberal Judaism provides a significant indication of future directions in Jewish religious thought.
Book News Six Jewish philosophers and one Christian colleague respond to the work of post-modern theologian Eugene B. Borowitz (Hebrew Union College). Their essays respond to Borowitz's call to revitalize contemporary Judaism by renewing the covenant that binds modern Jews to the traditions of Judaism's past. Borowitz himself contributes introductory and responsive essays. Ochs is a professor of Modern Judaic Studies at the University of Virginia. Paper edition (unseen), $19.95. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)