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Title The Gods are broken! : the hidden legacy of Abraham / Jeffrey K. Salkin.
Author Salkin, Jeffrey K., 1954-
Publication Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press ; Philadelphia : Jewish Publication Society, [2013]
Description xviii, 157 pages ; 22 cm
Call # 296.49 S
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 149-157).
Contents Out of Ur -- Abraham the iconoclast -- Which Gods shall we break today? -- Three paths to the sacred -- The primal trauma of the Jewish people -- (Re)embracing Tera -- From broken idols to broken tablets -- The sound of broken glass: Jewish iconoclasm and anti-Semitism.
Subject Idols and images -- Worship -- Biblical teaching.
Iconoclasm.
Monotheism -- Biblical teaching.
Abraham (Biblical patriarch)
Midrash rabbah. Genesis -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible. Genesis -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Antisemitism.
ISBN 0827609310 (pbk.) :
9780827609310 (pbk.) :

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