Tagged: Yale University Press

Bedouin Culture in the Bible by Clinton Bailey

Bedouin Culture in the Bible by Clinton Bailey

The first contemporary analysis of Bedouin and biblical cultures sheds new light on biblical laws, practices, and Bedouin history Written by one of the world’s leading scholars of Bedouin culture, this groundbreaking book sheds...

A Child of the Century by Ben Hecht

A Child of the Century by Ben Hecht

Ben Hecht’s critically acclaimed autobiographical memoir, first published in 1954, offers incomparably pungent evocations of Chicago in the 1910s and 1920s, Hollywood in the 1930s, and New York during the Second World War and...

The Jews and the Reformation by Kenneth Austin

The Jews and the Reformation by Kenneth Austin

Judaism has always been of great significance to Christianity but this relationship has also been marked by complexity and ambivalence. The emergence of new Protestant confessions in the Reformation had significant consequences for how...