College of Humanities and Social Sciences
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Randi L Rashkover

Randi L Rashkover

Randi L Rashkover

Graduate Coordinator

Associate Professor

Jewish philosophy, Jewish-Christian theological relations, Jewish feminist thought

Dr. Randi Rashkover is associate professor of Religious Studies and director of the Judaic Studies Program at George Mason University. She is the author of Revelation and Theopolitics: Barth, Rosenzweig and the Politics of Praise (T&T Clark, 2005) and Freedom and Law: A Jewish-Christian Apologetics (Fordham University Press, 2011). She is editor of many volumes including, (with C.C. Pecknold) Liturgy Time and the Politics of Redemption (Wm.B. Eerdmans, 2006) and (with Martin Kavka) Tradition in the Public Square: A Novak Reader (Wm. B. Eerdmans, 2007) and (with Martin Kavka) Judaism, Liberalism and Political Theology (Indiana University Press, 2014). Her current monograph project, Nature and Norm: Judaism, Christianity and the Theologico-Political Problem concerns the impact of the fact-value divide on modern and contemporary Jewish and Christian thought. Dr. Rashkover is a Senior Editor (along with Stanley Hauerwas, Peter Ochs and Maria Dakake) of the Encountering Traditions book series at Stanford University Press. 

Selected Publications

 

Nature and Norm: Judaism, Christianity and the Theologico-Political Problem, in progress.

Freedom and Law; A Jewish-Christian Apologetics (NY: Fordham University Press, 2011).

Judaism, Liberalism and Political Theology (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2014).

Revelation and Theozpolitics: Barth, Rosenzweig and the Politics of Praise (London: T&T Clark 2005).

Liturgy, Time and the Politics of Redemption (Grand Rapids: Wm.B. Eerdmans, 2005).

 

 

 

 

 

Courses Taught

RELI 376  Gender, Sex, and the Body in Judaism and Christianity

RELI 490  Comparative Study of Religion