Judaism on Trial Paperback

Jewish-Christian Disputations in the Middle Ages


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Judaism on Trial

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Hyam Maccoby's now classic study focuses on the major Jewish-Christian disputations of medieval Europe: those of Paris (1240), Barcelona (1263), and Tortosa (1413-14). It examines the content of these theological confrontations with a sense of present-day relevance, while also discussing the use made of scriptural proof-texts. Part I provides a general thematic consideration of the three disputations and their social and historical background. Part II is a complete translation of the account of the Barcelona Disputation written by Nahmanides, one of the greatest figures in the history of Jewish learning, and was Jewish spokesman at the disputation. Part III contains Jewish and Christian accounts of the Paris and Tortosa disputations. A new introduction reviews the relevant literature that has been published since the original edition appeared.

Judaism on Trial was published by The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization in November 1993. The ISBN for Judaism on Trial is 9781874774167.

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Page last updated 19th November 2016
Book FormatPaperback
PublisherThe Littman Library of Jewish Civilization (November 1993)
Weight395g
Number of Pages246
Thickness18 mm
Height235 mm
Width155 mm
ISBN9781874774167
ISBN-101874774161
Product Code1201924
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