Judaism: All That Matters - All That Matters (Paperback)Keith Kahn-Harris (author)
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For a group of people so limited in number, the Jewish community has had a huge impact on both global events and local politics. In this vibrant new look at Judaism, sociologist and cultural critic Keith Kahn-Harris provides a remarkably sharp insight into this history, and particularly the diverse Jewish communities (and diverse ideas of Jewishness) that exist today.
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Number of pages: 160
Weight: 226 g
Dimensions: 176 x 127 x 15 mm
This book provides a most helpful compendium of basics about Judaism and Jewishness. * Times Higher Education *
Judaism:All that Matters really does cover everything. * TES *
Kahn-Harris has produced a stimulating read that covers the very breadth of Judaism, no mean feat in such a compact work; he shies away from nothing, controversies, divisions and conflicts.
There are so many introductions to Judaism, but for those who want an up-to-date, honest and informative volume then this is as good a place to start as anywhere.* Methodist Recorder *
His understanding of the contemporary Jewish work is often spot on, and he communicates this understanding in a clear and engaging way. * Jewish Quarterly *