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By the Sweat of Your Brow: Reflections on Work and the Workplace in Jewish Thought David J. Schnall

By the Sweat of Your Brow: Reflections on Work and the Workplace in Jewish Thought

David J. Schnall

Published January 1st 2001
ISBN : 9780881257519
Hardcover
236 pages
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This volume is a collection of essays dealing with the nature and value of work in Jewish thought. It tackles such issues as productivity, occupational safety, public employment and the right to organize, comparing the Jewish, Catholic, Protestant,MoreThis volume is a collection of essays dealing with the nature and value of work in Jewish thought. It tackles such issues as productivity, occupational safety, public employment and the right to organize, comparing the Jewish, Catholic, Protestant, and secular approaches. It also considers strictly Jewish issues such as the tension between material self-sufficiency vs. full-time study at public expense.