References and Further Readings

Primary Author
Chara Scroope,

The primary author of this profile was Chara Scroope (2022).


  • Cohen, G. D., Greenberg, M., Feldman, L. H., Gaster, T. H., Silberman, L. H., Hertzberg, A., . . . & Dimitrovsky, H. Z. (2018). Judaism. Retrieved from https://www.britannica.com/topic/Judaism
  • Goodman, M. (2018). A History of Judaism: From Its Origins to the Present. Princeton: Princeton University Press.
  • Katz, S. (ed). (2005). The Impact of the Holocaust on Jewish Theology. New York: New York University Press.
  • Harvard University. (2015). Judaism. Harvard: Harvard University. Retrieved from http://rlp.hds.harvard.edu/files/hds-rlp/files/judaism.pdf
  • Jacobs, L. (ed.) (2003). A Concise Companion to the Jewish Religion. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Juergensmeyer, M. (ed.) (2006). The Oxford Handbook of Global Religions. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Kunin, S. (2016). Judaism. In H. Kawanami, C. Partridge, & L. Woodhead (eds). Religions in the Modern World (3rd ed.). New York: Routledge.
  • Levine, J. A. (2006). Judaism and Music. In G. L. Beck (ed.) Sacred Sound: Experiencing Music in World Religions. Ontario: Wilfrid Laurier University Press.
  • Morrison, M. A., & Brown, S. F. (2009). Judaism (4th ed.). New York: Infobase Publishing.
  • Neusner, J., & Avery-Peck, A. (eds.) (2000). The Blackwell Companion to Judaism. Chichester: John Wiley & Sons.
  • Pew Forum. (2016). Global Religious Futures Project: Jews. Retrieved from http://www.globalreligiousfutures.org/religions/jews
  • Schweiker, W. (ed.) (2005). The Blackwell Companion to Religious Ethics. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing.
  • Sefaria. (2018). A Living Library of Jewish Texts. Retrieved from https://www.sefaria.org/?home
  • Shoah Resource Center. (2000). Jewish Identity after the Holocaust. Retrieved from http://www.yadvashem.org/odot_pdf/microsoft%20word%20-%203858.pdf
  • Smart, N. (1996). Dimensions of the Sacred: An Anatomy of the World’s Beliefs. Berkeley: University of California Press.


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