Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-2 of 2 items

  • Keywords: Jewish scientist x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

In Praise of Jewish Ritual: Modern Medicine and the Defense of Ancient Traditions

John M. Efron

in Medicine and the German Jews: A History

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300083774
eISBN:
9780300133592
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300083774.003.0007
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter describes the complementary relationship enjoyed by science and Judaism. The Jewish scientist was not swayed by the nineteenth-century French philosopher Auguste Comte, who proclaimed ... More


The Professional Dilemma of Jewish Social Scientists: The Case of the ASSJ

Chaim I. Waxman

in The Social Scientific Study of Jewry: Sources, Approaches, Debates

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199363490
eISBN:
9780190254650
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199363490.003.0012
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter examines the history of the major professional organization of Jewish social scientists, the Association for the Social Scientific Study of Jewry (ASSJ). It analyzes the association's ... More


View: