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Being Jewish and doing justice

Brian Klug

Being Jewish and doing justice

bringing argument to life

by Brian Klug

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Vallentine Mitchell in London, Portland, OR .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social justice,
  • Zionism and Judaism,
  • Judaism,
  • Jews,
  • Identity

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBrian Klug
    SeriesParkes-Wiener series on Jewish studies, Parkes-Wiener series on Jewish studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM645.J8 K58 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 379 p. ;
    Number of Pages379
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25026238M
    ISBN 100853039739
    ISBN 109780853039730
    LC Control Number2011280220
    OCLC/WorldCa644653494

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Brian Klug is senior research fellow and tutor in philosophy at St. Benet's Hall, Oxford and a member of the philosophy faculty at Oxford charlesrosier.com is also an honorary fellow of the Parkes Institute for the Study of Jewish/non-Jewish Relations, University of Southampton and fellow of the College, Saint Xavier University, Chicago.

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