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5. Modern Times I: The Christian Kabbalah

5. Modern Times I: The Christian Kabbalah  

Joseph Dan

in Kabbalah: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2007
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780199365616
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780195327052.003.0005
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chapter
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9780195327052
5. Modern Times I: The Christian Kabbalah
1. Kabbalah: The Term and Its Meanings

1. Kabbalah: The Term and Its Meanings  

Joseph Dan

in Kabbalah: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2007
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780199365616
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780195327052.003.0001
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chapter
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9780195327052
1. Kabbalah: The Term and Its Meanings
ModernismA Very Short Introduction

Modernism: A Very Short Introduction  

Christopher Butler

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2010
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Sep 2013
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9780191775963
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192804419.001.0001
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book
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9780192804419
A Very Short Introduction
3. Ritual and society

3. Ritual and society  

Barry Stephenson

in Ritual: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2015
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Feb 2015
eISBN: 
9780199394432
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199943524.003.0004
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9780199943524
3. Ritual and society
6. Ritual as performance

6. Ritual as performance  

Barry Stephenson

in Ritual: A Very Short Introduction

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Jan 2015
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Feb 2015
eISBN: 
9780199394432
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199943524.003.0007
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chapter
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9780199943524
6. Ritual as performance
1. Reason and BeliefRichness and diversity in Indian thought

1. Reason and Belief: Richness and diversity in Indian thought  

Sue Hamilton

in Indian Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2001
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Sep 2013
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9780191776403
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192853745.003.0001
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9780192853745
1. Reason and Belief Richness and diversity in Indian thought Abstract India has a very long tradition of philosophical debate which has lasted for two and a half millennia and straddles many diverse religious traditions. Philosophy in India is seen as an attempt to understand the true nature of reality in terms of an inner or spiritual quest. ‘Reason and Belief’ considers this connection and how it relates to the nature of Indian philosophy. From a Western perspective, we perceive many differences between religion and philosophy. There are many common interests, and even in the West the distinction isn't always
2. Modernist movements and cultural tradition

2. Modernist movements and cultural tradition  

Christopher Butler

in Modernism: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2010
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191775963
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192804419.003.0002
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9780192804419
2. Modernist movements and cultural tradition
1. Biblical literature and the Western literary tradition

1. Biblical literature and the Western literary tradition  

Tod Linafelt

in The Hebrew Bible as Literature: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
May 2016
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May 2016
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9780190262679
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780195300079.003.0002
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1. Biblical literature and the Western literary tradition Abstract Iliad and considers what it is that makes biblical poetry “poetry”. It would be a mistake to take the Bible’s economy of style as an indicator of its simplicity or primitiveness as a work of literature. In fact, it is in no small part this terseness that lends biblical narrative its distinctive complexity as literature. Iliad and the Odyssey to the Tale of Genji to Lolita .
4. Mass population movements and resettlement, 1820–1924

4. Mass population movements and resettlement, 1820–1924  

David A. Gerber

in American Immigration: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2011
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780199365623
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780195331783.003.0005
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9780195331783
4. Mass population movements and resettlement, 1820–1924
2. Why do we read Plato's Republic?

2. Why do we read Plato's Republic?  

Julia Annas

in Ancient Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2000
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191776359
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192853578.003.0002
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9780192853578
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