Contemporary Jewish Political Theory
Publication Date: January 2006
Series: AJS Perspectives: The Newsletter of the Association for Jewish Studies, Fall 2006, pp.14-15.
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Academic Research; Judaic Studies; History; Jewish Values
The author surveys the contemporary scene of Jewish political theory, summarizing the works of modern scholars on a range of topics within this field. Such topics include the Jewish political tradition throughout history, and the ideas of specific Jewish thinkers such as Maimonides and Spinoza.