Piety and Power: The World of Jewish Fundamentalism

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Secker & Warburg, Jan 1, 1993 - Hasidim - 358 pages
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PIETY AND POWER: The World of Jewish Fundamentalism

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An engaging look into the philosophies and lifestyles of the various sects of Orthodox Jewish fundamentalists. Landau (an editor of the Israeli daily Haaretz) examines the resurgence of haredism and ... Read full review

Piety and power: the world of Jewish fundamentalism

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A well-known Israeli journalist objectively describes the world of Haredim, or "God-fearers,'' those half-million ultra-Orthodox Jews who follow the strictest interpretation of the Jewish faith. Most ... Read full review

Contents

Fear and Trembling
3
Keeping Kosher
10
Tve Never Been to Brooklyn
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