Eros and the Jews
Beschreibung"This trailblazing book . . . exposes the evolving and often contradictory attitudes of Jews toward sexuality. One comes away with a fresh sense of the variegated nature of Jewish historical experience, and not only in regard to sexuality."--Robert Alter, author of "The World of Biblical Literature
PortraitDavid Biale is Koret Professor of Jewish History and Director of the Center for Jewish Studies at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California. He is the author of Gershom Scholem: Kabbalah and Counter-History (1979) and Power and Powerlessness in Jewish History (1986), both of which won the National Jewish Book Award.
Untertitel: From Biblical Israel to Contemporary America. black & white illustrations. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: University of California Press
Erscheinungsdatum: September 1997
Seitenanzahl: 334 Seiten