The Jewish Quarterly Review

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The Jewish Quarterly Review  
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Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Discipline Jewish Studies
Language English
Edited by David N. Myers and Elliott Horowitz
Publication details
Publication history
1889 to present
Frequency Quarterly
ISSN 0021-6682 (print)
1553-0604 (web)
Not to be confused with Jewish Quarterly

The Jewish Quarterly Review is an peer-reviewed academic journal that focuses on Jewish studies. It is published quarterly for the Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies at the University of Pennsylvania by the University of Pennsylvania Press. The current editors are Elliott Horowitz and David N. Myers, a professor of Jewish studies at UCLA. It is available online through Project MUSE and JSTOR.

The journal was established in London in 1889 by Israel Abrahams and Claude G. Montefiore as an outgrowth of the Wissenschaft des Judentums movement and is the oldest English-language journal of Judaic scholarship.[1]

Notable contributors include Solomon Schechter, Alexander Altmann, Solomon Zeitlin, Louis Ginzberg, Menachem Kellner, Michael Friedländer, E. N. Adler, W. Bacher, L. Blau, A. Büchler, T.K. Cheyne, D. Kaufmann, A. Neubauer, M. Steinschneider, and I. Zangwill.


  1. ^ "Jewish Quarterly Review". Jewish Encyclopedia. 

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 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainJewish Encyclopedia. 1901–1906.