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The Jewish social contract

an essay in political theology

by David Novak

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, NJ .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDavid Novak.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBM
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 257 p. ;
Number of Pages257
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22713230M
ISBN 100691122105
ISBN 109781400824397

"Jews and the Social Contract" published on 01 Jan by Brill. When The Social Contract was first published, the book was condemned and its author found himself a wanted man both in France and in his home state of Geneva. The outrage the book caused arose almost entirely because of the chapter on civil religion, which was considered blasphemous by the religious authorities of the time.

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Get this from a library! The Jewish social contract: an essay in political theology. [David Novak] -- This book accepts the notion that intelligent and active participation in a democratic polity is best formulated when its citizens see themselves as parties to a social contract. David Novak. The Jewish social contract [electronic resource]: an essay in political theology / David Novak. Main author: Novak, David, Corporate Author: Ebook Central Academic Complete., ProQuest (Firm) Format: eBook Online access: Connect to electronic book via Ebook Central.


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