Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Israel and the World: Essays in a Time of Crisis” as Want to Read:
Israel and the World: Essays in a Time of Crisis
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Israel and the World: Essays in a Time of Crisis

4.36  ·  Rating Details ·  14 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
Written over 40 years, this text seeks to: clarify the relation of certain aspects of Jewish thinking and Jewish living to contemporary intellectual movements; and to analyze those trends within Jewish life, which, surrendering to many ideologies, tend to weaken the teachings of Israel.
Paperback, 266 pages
Published August 1st 1997 by Syracuse University Press (first published January 1st 1987)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Israel and the World, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Israel and the World

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-37)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Blake Reas
While I have not read the whole book the two essays "Plato and Isaiah" and "False Prophets" should be necessary reading for anyone with an interests in the biblical prophets and what exactly they were doing.
Joe Spencer
Mar 02, 2008 Joe Spencer rated it really liked it
The theological roots of Zionism explored quite richly.
Wiebe Kunst
Wiebe Kunst rated it really liked it
May 07, 2012
Worthy
Worthy rated it really liked it
Jul 27, 2011
Miriam Krupka
Miriam Krupka rated it it was amazing
Jul 09, 2013
Tim Kavi
Tim Kavi rated it really liked it
Jan 25, 2016
Nathan
Nathan rated it really liked it
Dec 24, 2012
Jacob Russell
Jacob Russell rated it it was amazing
Apr 29, 2010
Scott
Scott rated it really liked it
Dec 28, 2012
Ben Swakopf
Ben Swakopf rated it it was amazing
Aug 28, 2014
Elizabeth Ban
Elizabeth Ban rated it it was amazing
Jul 22, 2012
Carolyn
Carolyn rated it really liked it
Jun 07, 2009
Neil
Neil rated it really liked it
Mar 27, 2015
Kuzriel
Kuzriel rated it really liked it
Feb 17, 2013
Gerald
Gerald marked it as to-read
Jul 10, 2009
Alexandra
Alexandra marked it as to-read
Jan 17, 2010
Sabena
Sabena marked it as to-read
Dec 20, 2010
Charles
Charles marked it as to-read
Feb 27, 2011
Raada Mohamed
Raada Mohamed marked it as to-read
Nov 28, 2012
Clara Castelar
Clara Castelar marked it as to-read
Apr 07, 2013
David
David marked it as to-read
May 25, 2013
Vitali Rabinovich
Vitali Rabinovich marked it as to-read
Jul 06, 2013
Jonathan
Jonathan marked it as to-read
Aug 06, 2013
Billy Candelaria
Billy Candelaria marked it as to-read
May 27, 2014
Kyle
Kyle marked it as to-read
Jun 06, 2014
Lauren Zarin
Lauren Zarin marked it as to-read
Aug 01, 2014
Avi Fine
Avi Fine marked it as to-read
Jan 11, 2015
Ellipticalsaw
Ellipticalsaw marked it as to-read
Dec 03, 2014
Ahmad Qassab Bashi
Ahmad Qassab Bashi marked it as to-read
Dec 18, 2014
Katie
Katie marked it as to-read
Nov 23, 2015
Jacob Stovall
Jacob Stovall marked it as to-read
Nov 25, 2015
no
no marked it as to-read
Apr 08, 2016
Kyle
Kyle marked it as to-read
Apr 20, 2016
David Jardine
David Jardine marked it as to-read
Aug 18, 2016
BookDB
BookDB marked it as to-read
Aug 29, 2016
Matthew Cadenasso
Matthew Cadenasso marked it as to-read
Aug 30, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
29357
Martin Buber was an Austrian-born Jewish philosopher best known for his philosophy of dialogue, a religious existentialism centered on the distinction between the I-Thou relationship and the I-It relationship.

Buber came from a family of observant Jews, but broke with Jewish custom to pursue secular studies in philosophy. In 1902, Buber became the editor of the weekly Die Welt, the central organ of
...more
More about Martin Buber...

Share This Book