Jewish Blues: A History of a Color in Judaism

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Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- Introduction -- Chapter 1. The Materiality of Blue in Premodern Judaism -- Chapter 2. Tekhelet in Medieval Jewish Mysticism: Cosmology, Theology, and Vision -- Chapter 3. Blue Garments in Early Modern Judaism: Between Kabbalistic Symbolism and Social Practice -- Color Plates -- Chapter 4. The Modern Renaissance of the Tekhelet Dye -- Chapter 5. Reactions to Modern Tekhelet: Blue as a Sociocultural Challenge -- Conclusion -- Glossary -- Notes -- Index -- Acknowledgments
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationPhiladelphia
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania Press
Number of pages253
ISBN (Print)9781512823387
StateIn preparation - 2022

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NameJewish Culture and Contexts Ser


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