Judaism and the visual image: a Jewish theology of art

The second commandment in Jewish art and thought -- Genesis 1 and the creation of the image -- What does a Jewish woman look like? Gender and images of Jews in art -- Sublimity and representation of the Holocaust in art -- Towards a theology of the Holocaust image -- The dancing figure of Jewish his...

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Main Author: Raphael, Melissa 1960-
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: London [u.a.] Continuum 2009
Series/Journal:Continuum religious studies
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Jews / Art / History
B Art / Jews / History
B Jews / Art / Image prohibition / History
B Art / Jews / Motif / History 1940-2000
Further subjects:B Jewish art and symbolism
B Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in art
B Aesthetics Religious aspects Judaism
B Ten Commandments Images
B Judaism and art
B Jews in art
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Summary:The second commandment in Jewish art and thought -- Genesis 1 and the creation of the image -- What does a Jewish woman look like? Gender and images of Jews in art -- Sublimity and representation of the Holocaust in art -- Towards a theology of the Holocaust image -- The dancing figure of Jewish history
ISBN:0826494986