Littman Library of Jewish Civilization

Messianic Hasidism

From Nineteenth-Century Bratslav to Twentieth-Century Habad
Ada Rapoport-Albert

About the author

Ada Rapoport-Albert is Professor Emerita of Jewish Studies and former Head of the Department of Hebrew and Jewish Studies at University College London. She is the author of various studies on the history of hasidism, including Women and the Messianic Heresy of Sabbatai Zevi, 1666–1816 (2011), and is the editor of Hasidism Reappraised (1996), both published by the Littman Library.