Jewish views of the afterlife /

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Main Author: Raphael, Simcha Paull.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2009.
Edition:2nd ed.
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245 1 0 |a Jewish views of the afterlife /  |c Simcha Paull Raphael. 
250 |a 2nd ed. 
260 |a Lanham, MD :  |b Rowman & Littlefield Publishers,  |c c2009. 
300 |a xlv, 533 p. ;  |c 23 cm. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (p. 453-512) and index. 
505 0 |a A personal journey -- Is there life after Auschwitz? -- Biblical roots of Jewish views of the afterlife -- Tours of heaven and hell in apocryphal literature -- The world to come in rabbinic Judaism -- Visionary tourss of the afterlife in medieval Midrash -- Immortality of the soul in medieval philosophy -- The afterlife journey of the soul in Kabbalah -- Death and the afterlife in Hasidic tales -- A contemporary psychological model of the afterlife -- Afterlife and the renewal of Jewish death rituals. 
650 0 |a Future life  |x Judaism  |x History of doctrines. 
650 0 |a Eschatology, Jewish  |x History of doctrines. 
650 0 |a Immortality  |x Judaism  |x History of doctrines. 
650 0 |a Resurrection (Jewish theology)  |x History of doctrines. 
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