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Author Cohen, Jack, 1919-
Title Democratizing Judaism / Jack J. Cohen.
Published Brighton, MA : Academic Studies Press, 2010.
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 Floor2  BM197.7 .C64 2010    IN LIBRARY
Description 301 p. ; 25 cm.
Series Reference library of Jewish intellectual history
Reference library of Jewish intellectual history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Mordecai M. Kaplan reexamined -- Theorist and activist -- The rational mystic -- Toward a theology of experience -- Religious education for democracy -- On the theology of election -- Other critics -- Naturalism and supernaturalism -- Ethical values in the thought of Bertrand Russell and Mordecai M. Kaplan -- Reconstructionism reexamined and applied -- Reconstructionism revisited -- A state with a Jewish majority -- The concept of a Jewish state -- What is a Zionist state? -- The Western Wall -- A theology of ethics -- Is this the meaning of my life? -- A rational approach to the idea of God -- When a judge steps off the bench.
Subject Reconstructionist Judaism.
Kaplan, Mordecai Menahem, 1881-1983.
Democracy -- Religious aspects -- Judaism.
Related To Online version: Cohen, Jack, 1919- Democratizing Judaism. Brighton, MA : Academic Studies Press, 2010 (OCoLC)768351270
ISBN 1936235161 (hardback)
9781936235162 (hardback)
OCLC number 639461780