Jewish Mysticism and Magic: An Anthropological Perspective - Routledge Jewish Studies Series (Paperback)Maureen Bloom (author)
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Providing a unique anthropological perspective on Jewish mysticism and magic, this book is a study of Jewish rites and rituals and how the analysis of early literature provides the roots for understanding religious practices. It includes analysis on the importance of sacrifice, amulets, and names, and their underlying cultural constructs and the persistence of their symbolic significance.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 236
Weight: 386 g
Dimensions: 235 x 159 mm