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The Resource Between cross and crescent : Jewish civilization from Mohammed to Spinoza., David B. Ruderman, (videorecording)

Between cross and crescent : Jewish civilization from Mohammed to Spinoza., David B. Ruderman, (videorecording)

Label
Between cross and crescent : Jewish civilization from Mohammed to Spinoza.
Title
Between cross and crescent
Title remainder
Jewish civilization from Mohammed to Spinoza.
Statement of responsibility
David B. Ruderman
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Twenty-four 30 minute lectures given by Professsor David B. Ruderman, Professor of Modern Jewish History at the University of Pennsylvania, present an overview of Jewish culture and society, focusing on the encounter between rabbinic civilization and the social, economic, political, and intellectual environments of medieval Islam and Christendom
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Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
Professor David B. Ruderman, lecturer
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ruderman, David B
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
720
Series statement
The great courses
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  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Judaism
Technique
live action
Label
Between cross and crescent : Jewish civilization from Mohammed to Spinoza., David B. Ruderman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Course no. 4652
  • Accompanying guide laid in disc containers includes lecture notes and outlines, timelines, and glossaries
Accompanying material
2 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Part 1. disc 1.lecture 1. On studying Jewish history -- lecture 2. The rabbinic legacy prior to Islam -- lecture 3. The beginnings of Jewish life under Islam -- lecture 4. Baghdad and the Gaonic age -- lecture 5. Saadia Gaon and his world -- lecture 6. The philosophy of Saadia Gaon -- disc 2. lecture 7. The rise of the Spanish Jewish community -- lecture 8. Judah ha-Levi's cultural critique -- lecture 9. Moses Maimonides's philosophy of Judaism -- lecture 10. Jewish beginnings in Christian Europe -- lecture 11. The church and the Jews prior to 1096 -- lecture 12. The crusades and the Jews
  • Part 2. disc 3. lecture 13. Patterns of Jewish culture: rabbinic learning -- lecture 14. Patterns of Jewish culture: Kabbalah -- lecture 15. Patterns of Jewish culture: German Pietism -- lecture 16. The medieval Jewish-Christian debate -- lecture 17. Understanding medieval anti-Semitism -- lecture 18. Notes on the medieval Jewish family -- disc 4. lecture 19. The decline and expulsion of Spanish Jewry -- lecture 20. Italian Jewry in the early modern period -- lecture 21. Kabbalah and society in 16th century Safed -- lecture 22. Shabbetai Zevi: the mystical messiah -- lecture 23. The rise of Eastern European Jewry -- lecture 24. The Sephardim of Amsterdam
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Library ed.
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 720 min.)
Isbn
9781598031225
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Set 1 includes: 2 DVDs (1-2), 1 book.
  • Set 2 includes: 2 DVDs (3-4), 1 book.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
4652
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm67295069
  • (OCoLC)67295069
System details
DVD, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Between cross and crescent : Jewish civilization from Mohammed to Spinoza., David B. Ruderman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Course no. 4652
  • Accompanying guide laid in disc containers includes lecture notes and outlines, timelines, and glossaries
Accompanying material
2 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Part 1. disc 1.lecture 1. On studying Jewish history -- lecture 2. The rabbinic legacy prior to Islam -- lecture 3. The beginnings of Jewish life under Islam -- lecture 4. Baghdad and the Gaonic age -- lecture 5. Saadia Gaon and his world -- lecture 6. The philosophy of Saadia Gaon -- disc 2. lecture 7. The rise of the Spanish Jewish community -- lecture 8. Judah ha-Levi's cultural critique -- lecture 9. Moses Maimonides's philosophy of Judaism -- lecture 10. Jewish beginnings in Christian Europe -- lecture 11. The church and the Jews prior to 1096 -- lecture 12. The crusades and the Jews
  • Part 2. disc 3. lecture 13. Patterns of Jewish culture: rabbinic learning -- lecture 14. Patterns of Jewish culture: Kabbalah -- lecture 15. Patterns of Jewish culture: German Pietism -- lecture 16. The medieval Jewish-Christian debate -- lecture 17. Understanding medieval anti-Semitism -- lecture 18. Notes on the medieval Jewish family -- disc 4. lecture 19. The decline and expulsion of Spanish Jewry -- lecture 20. Italian Jewry in the early modern period -- lecture 21. Kabbalah and society in 16th century Safed -- lecture 22. Shabbetai Zevi: the mystical messiah -- lecture 23. The rise of Eastern European Jewry -- lecture 24. The Sephardim of Amsterdam
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Library ed.
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 720 min.)
Isbn
9781598031225
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Set 1 includes: 2 DVDs (1-2), 1 book.
  • Set 2 includes: 2 DVDs (3-4), 1 book.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
4652
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm67295069
  • (OCoLC)67295069
System details
DVD, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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