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The Story of the Jews: Finding the Words 1000 BCE– 492 CE.

The Story of the Jews: Finding the Words 1000 BCE– 492 CE.

IF ONE IS LOOKING for a critique of Judaism, or an ethnography of the Jews, Simon Schama's book is not the place to find it.  This is a broad panorama of Jewish history which traces a remarkable love affair with words, argues Lela Gilbert.

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Seeking a City with Foundations: Theology for an Urban World

Seeking a City with Foundations

 

WHAT IS THE MEANING and future of the city? David Martin reviews an original and off-beat work of urban sociology that looks for answers in a recovery of the sacred .

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Critical Muslim

Critical Muslim

Can this brilliant new magazine bridge the chasm that exists between Guardian reading Muslims and the trained traditionalists, asks Dr Philip Lewis?

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    What happens when a British family finds itself in eastern Lebanon to set up a pioneering branch of an environmental agency? David Chandler reviews an insightful and engaging introduction to Arab culture through the experiences of the Naylor family.