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Kaplan, Mordecai Menahem 1881-1983

Overview
Works: 304 works in 837 publications in 3 languages and 20,349 library holdings
Genres: History  Diaries  Trivia and miscellanea  Quotations  Commentaries  Juvenile works  Autographs  Prayers and devotions  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Honoree, Other, Compiler
Classifications: BM197.7, 296
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Judaism as a civilization; toward a reconstruction of American-Jewish life by Mordecai Menahem Kaplan( )

71 editions published between 1934 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judaism as a Civilization is widely considered the genesis of the Reconstructionist Movement, representing a watershed moment in modern Judaism. In this classic book, Mordecai Kaplan introduced a new way of looking at Judaism: as an evolving religious civilization. His approach required innovation in liturgy and ritual, elimination of obsolete customs, and adjustment in light of prevailing social, political, and cultural conditions. Kaplan felt that all Jews--traditional and liberal, religious and secular--could play a part in this; 'reconstruction.'; Judaism as a Civilization, first published in 1934, remains one of the most original and thought-provoking contributions to modern Jewish thought
The meaning of God in modern Jewish religion by Mordecai Menahem Kaplan( Book )

30 editions published between 1937 and 2003 in English and Hebrew and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this book, Kaplan enlarges on his notion of functional reinterpretation and then actually applies it to the entire ritual cycle of the Jewish year-a rarity in modern Jewish thought. This work continues to function as a central text for the Reconstructionist movement ..."--Google books
Dynamic Judaism : the essential writings of Mordecai M. Kaplan by Mordecai Menahem Kaplan( Book )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and Hebrew and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mordecai M. Kaplan began his life's journey with the confines of a small Lithuanian town on the outskirts of Vilna
The future of the American Jew by Mordecai Menahem Kaplan( Book )

19 editions published between 1948 and 1981 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If not now, when? Toward a reconstitution of the Jewish people; conversations between Mordecai M. Kaplan and Arthur A. Cohen by Mordecai M Kaplan( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dialogue between two Jewish thinkers and writers on the reconstructionist ideas of each
The religion of ethical nationhood; Judaism's contribution to world peace by Mordecai Menahem Kaplan( Book )

8 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greater Judaism in the making; a study of the modern evolution of Judaism by Mordecai Menahem Kaplan( Book )

13 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The primary goal of this book is to discuss empirical research and theoretical work on affirmative action from a psychological perspective. The intended audience is academics, including undergraduate and graduate students, and social science researchers."--BOOK JACKET
Mesilat yesharim by Moshe Ḥayyim Luzzatto( Book )

14 editions published between 1936 and 2001 in Hebrew and English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nilṿah ʻimo ʻiyunim yaḳar mi-paz ʻal ha-haḳdamah ṿe-pereḳ 1
The faith of America; prayers, readings, and songs for the celebration of American holidays by Mordecai Menahem Kaplan( Book )

8 editions published between 1951 and 1963 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The purpose and meaning of Jewish existence; a people in the image of God by Mordechai M Kaplan( Book )

14 editions published between 1964 and 1971 in English and German and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, by Mordecai M. Kaplan, discusses his belief that Hermann Cohen's exploration of Judaism as a rational religion is based on a misunderstanding of Judaism
A new Zionism by Mordecai Menahem Kaplan( Book )

18 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions Jews ask : reconstructionist answers by Mordecai Menahem Kaplan( Book )

17 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judaism without supernaturalism : the only alternative to orthodoxy and secularism/ by Mordecai M. Kaplan by Mordecai Menahem Kaplan( Book )

8 editions published between 1958 and 1967 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judaism in transition by Mordecai Menahem Kaplan( Book )

11 editions published between 1936 and 1941 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new Haggadah for the Pesah Seder = [Hagadah shel Pesaḥ : Seder ḥadash]( Book )

31 editions published between 1941 and 1977 in English and Hebrew and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mesillat Yesharim : the path of the upright by Ira F Stone( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basic values in Jewish religion by Mordecai Menahem Kaplan( Book )

7 editions published between 1957 and 1963 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jewish Reconstructionist papers( Book )

5 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not so random thoughts by Mordecai Menahem Kaplan( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 1984 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on society, religion and Jewish life
High holiday prayer book, with supplementary prayers and readings and with a new English translation by Jews( Book )

6 editions published between 1948 and 1970 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Judaism as a civilization; toward a reconstruction of American-Jewish life
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The meaning of God in modern Jewish religionDynamic Judaism : the essential writings of Mordecai M. KaplanMesilat yesharimA plausible God : secular reflections on liberal Jewish theologyDemocratizing JudaismGuides for an age of confusion : studies in the thinking of Avraham Y. Kook and Mordecai M. KaplanA modern heretic and a traditional community : Mordecai M. Kaplan, Orthodoxy, and American Judaism
Alternative Names
Kaplan, Mordecai

Kaplan, Mordecai 1881-1983

Kaplan, Mordecai M.

Kaplan, Mordecai M. 1881-1983

Kaplan, Mordecai Menaheim

Kaplan, Mordecai Menahem

Kaplan, Mordecai Menahem, 1881-

Kaplan, Mordecai Menahem 1881-1983

Kaplan, Mordechai Menachem

Kaplan, Mordechai Menahem 1881-1983

Kaplan, Mordechaj Menachem.

Kaplan, Mordeḵay Menaḥem 1881-1983

Ḳaplan, Mordekhai Menaḥem 1881-1983

Ḳaplan, Mordekhay Menaḥem 1881-1983

Mordecai Kaplan Amerikaans essayist (1881-1983)

Mordecai Kaplan rabbino e filosofo statunitense

Mordecai Kaplan Rabino reconstruccionista

Mordecai Menahem Kaplan

Mordechai Kaplan Rabí reconstruccionista

Mordechai M. Kaplan Rabbiner, Begründer des Rekonstruktionismus

Mordechaj Kaplan filozof judaizmu

Mordeĥaj Kaplan

Mordekaý Kaplan

Qapelan, Mordekhay Menahem, 1881-1983

Qaplan Mordkay Mnaḥem 1881-1983

Каплан, Мордехай

Каплан, Мордехай Менахем 1881-1983

מרדכי מנחם קפלן

מרדכי קפלן

קאפלאן, מרדכי מנחם 1881-1983

קאפלאן, מרדכי מנחם בן ישראל

קפלן, מרדכי מנחם.

קפלן, מרדכי מנחם 1881־

קפלן מרדכי מנחם 1881-1983

مردخاى كابلان

مردخاي كابلان

مردخای کاپلان

モルデカイ・カプラン

Languages
English (356)

Hebrew (30)

German (2)