The Resource Sacred space : shrine, city, land, edited by Benjamin Z. Kedar and R.J. Zwi Werblowsky

Sacred space : shrine, city, land, edited by Benjamin Z. Kedar and R.J. Zwi Werblowsky

Label
Sacred space : shrine, city, land
Title
Sacred space
Title remainder
shrine, city, land
Statement of responsibility
edited by Benjamin Z. Kedar and R.J. Zwi Werblowsky
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BL580
LC item number
.S25 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1924-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Prawer, Joshua
  • Ḳedar, B. Z
  • Werblowsky, R. J. Zwi
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Sacred space
Label
Sacred space : shrine, city, land, edited by Benjamin Z. Kedar and R.J. Zwi Werblowsky
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Proceedings from the international conference in memory of Joshua Prawer held in Jerusalem, June 8-13, 1992
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
  • Some Biblical concepts of sacred place
  • Sara Japhet
  • The temple in the Hellenistic period and in Judaism
  • Doron Mendels
  • The Divinity as place and time and the holy place in Jewish mysticism
  • Haviva Pedaya
  • Byzantium's dual Holy Land
  • Evelyne Patlagean
  • Intellectual activities in a holy city : Jerusalem in the twelfth century
  • Benjamin Z. Kedar
  • Introduction : mindscape and landscape
  • The harem : a major source of Islam's military might
  • David Ayalon
  • Holy body, holy society : conflicting medieval structural conceptions
  • Kenneth R. Stow
  • Cities as cultic centres in Germany and Italy during the Early and High Middle Ages
  • Alfred Haverkamp
  • Ambivalence and longing : Vyāsa's curse on Kāśī
  • David Shulman
  • Geotyping sacred space : the case of Mount Hiko in Japan
  • Allan G. Grapard
  • R. J. Zwi Werblowsky
  • The cult of Santa María Tonantzin, Virgin of Guadelupe in Mexico
  • Richard Nebel
  • The Muslim holy cities as foci of Islamic revivalism in the eighteenth century
  • Nehemia Levtzion and Gideon Weigert
  • Hallowed land in the theory and practice of modern nationalism
  • Hedva Ben-Israel
  • The role of charismatic dreams in the creation of sacred sites in present-day Israel
  • Yoram Bilu
  • Facing a holy space : psychiatric hospitalization of tourists in Jerusalem
  • Moshe Kalian and Eliezer Wiztu
  • Constructing a small place
  • Jonathan Z. Smith
  • A city of many temples: Ḫattuša, capital of the Hittites
  • Itamar Singer
  • The sacred sea
  • Abraham Malamat
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
348 p.
Isbn
9780814746806
Lccn
97023137 //r98
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)37024901
Label
Sacred space : shrine, city, land, edited by Benjamin Z. Kedar and R.J. Zwi Werblowsky
Publication
Note
Proceedings from the international conference in memory of Joshua Prawer held in Jerusalem, June 8-13, 1992
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
  • Some Biblical concepts of sacred place
  • Sara Japhet
  • The temple in the Hellenistic period and in Judaism
  • Doron Mendels
  • The Divinity as place and time and the holy place in Jewish mysticism
  • Haviva Pedaya
  • Byzantium's dual Holy Land
  • Evelyne Patlagean
  • Intellectual activities in a holy city : Jerusalem in the twelfth century
  • Benjamin Z. Kedar
  • Introduction : mindscape and landscape
  • The harem : a major source of Islam's military might
  • David Ayalon
  • Holy body, holy society : conflicting medieval structural conceptions
  • Kenneth R. Stow
  • Cities as cultic centres in Germany and Italy during the Early and High Middle Ages
  • Alfred Haverkamp
  • Ambivalence and longing : Vyāsa's curse on Kāśī
  • David Shulman
  • Geotyping sacred space : the case of Mount Hiko in Japan
  • Allan G. Grapard
  • R. J. Zwi Werblowsky
  • The cult of Santa María Tonantzin, Virgin of Guadelupe in Mexico
  • Richard Nebel
  • The Muslim holy cities as foci of Islamic revivalism in the eighteenth century
  • Nehemia Levtzion and Gideon Weigert
  • Hallowed land in the theory and practice of modern nationalism
  • Hedva Ben-Israel
  • The role of charismatic dreams in the creation of sacred sites in present-day Israel
  • Yoram Bilu
  • Facing a holy space : psychiatric hospitalization of tourists in Jerusalem
  • Moshe Kalian and Eliezer Wiztu
  • Constructing a small place
  • Jonathan Z. Smith
  • A city of many temples: Ḫattuša, capital of the Hittites
  • Itamar Singer
  • The sacred sea
  • Abraham Malamat
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
348 p.
Isbn
9780814746806
Lccn
97023137 //r98
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)37024901

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