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Pledges of Jewish allegiance

David Harry Ellenson

Pledges of Jewish allegiance

conversion, law, and policymaking in nineteenth- and twentieth-century Orthodox responsa

by David Harry Ellenson

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, California .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conversion,
  • Judaism,
  • Jews,
  • History and criticism,
  • Jewish law,
  • Orthodox Judaism,
  • Responsa,
  • Identity,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-197) and index.

    StatementDavid Ellenson and Daniel Gordis
    SeriesStanford studies in Jewish history and culture, Stanford studies in Jewish history and culture
    ContributionsGordis, Daniel, author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM645.C6 E45 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 206 pages ;
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25256428M
    ISBN 109780804778053
    LC Control Number2011021346

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This book examines a wide. Pledges of Jewish Allegiance prefaces its analysis of modern opinions with a discussion of the classical Jewish sources upon which they draw.

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