Preface to Second Edition
(755 words)

This new edition of The Encyclopaedia of Judaism nearly doubles the original 3-volume edition in size. It includes fifty-two previously unpublished entries (approximately half a million words) in addition to the entries from the two separately published supplementary volumes. The project now is comprised by more than 225 entries, two and a half million words. Alongside the many gaps in the initial The Encyclopaedia of Judaism that the new entries fill, bibliographies have been updated for all the entries. The result is that this new edition presents what we c…

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“Preface to Second Edition”, in: Encyclopaedia of Judaism. Consulted online on 15 December 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9029_EJ_preface_second>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004141001, 20040701



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