Books by Burton L. Visotzky

Released: Sept. 13, 2016

"An intriguing, though perhaps incomplete, look at two cultures colliding and coexisting."
An exploration of the effects of Roman-era culture on Judaism. Read full book review >
THE GENESIS OF ETHICS by Burton L. Visotzky
Released: Oct. 1, 1996

"Bible will increase its appeal as a tool of ethical teaching. (Author tour)"
A peculiar attempt to study the book of Genesis as ``an ugly little soap opera about a dysfunctional family.'' Visotzky (Midrash and Interreligious Studies/Jewish Theological Seminary of America), who is known for his Bible study groups for the literati, goes out of his way to be non-Orthodox, unorthodox, and often offensive. Read full book review >