AFTER THE GHETTO; JEWS IN WESTERN CULTURE, ART, AND INTELLECT
Syracuse: Syracuse University, 1974. Item #25600
Original Paper Wrappers. 8vo, 20 pages, 23 cm. Series: B. G. Rudolph Lectures in Judaic Studies, No. 12. SUBJECT(S): Descriptor: Jews -- Politics and government. Jews -- Social conditions. Sandmel (1911–1979) was a “biblical scholar. Sandmel was born in Dayton, Ohio, and graduated from the University of Missouri in 1932 and from the Hebrew Union College in 1937, receiving his doctorate from Yale University in 1949. He was professor of Jewish Literature and Thought at Vanderbilt University from 1949 to 1952. In 1952 he was appointed professor of Bible and Hellenistic literature at the Hebrew Union College. Among the many honorary degrees bestowed upon him was the President’s Fellowship, by Brown University. At the time of his death he was Helen A. Regenstein Professor of Religion of the Chicago Divinity School. He was also an editor of the Oxford Study Edition of the New English Bible. Sandmel was an internationally recognized authority on the relationship between Judaism and the New Testament” (Hartman in EJ 2007) . Excellent condition. (Art-3-5).