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Judaic sources and Western thought

Jonathan A. Jacobs

Judaic sources and Western thought

Jerusalem"s enduring presence

by Jonathan A. Jacobs

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish ethics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [262]-272) and index.

    Statementedited by Jonathan A. Jacobs
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1285.2 .J83 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 284 p. ;
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25244833M
    ISBN 100199583153
    ISBN 109780199583157
    LC Control Number2011425667
    OCLC/WorldCa756661868

    The ‘influence’ of Arabic and Islamic philosophy on Judaic thought has never been studied as a whole: as a matter of fact, in recent times it has not yet been the object of a comprehensive and detailed analysis, apart from that made in a general article (Zonta a; see also a wide table and a short sketch of the Arabic-to-Hebrew philosophical works: Zonta b and c). 9 For a fuller discussion of the representation of nature in the Book of Psalms, consult Gerald Blidstein, “Nature in ‘Psalms,’” Judaism 13 (): 29– 10 See Edward L. Greenstein, “Biblical Law,” in Back to the Sources: Reading the Classic Jewish Texts, ed. Barry .

    Internet Jewish History Sourcebook. Editor: Paul Halsall This page is a subset of texts derived from the three major online Sourcebooks listed below, along with added texts and web site indicators. For more contextual information, for instance about Western imperialism, the Islamic world, or the history of a given period, check out these web sites. This course places the Holocaust in the broad context of Western history, thought, and culture by focusing on a variety of sources that include survivor testimonies, novels, and political theory. We will study classic texts such as Elie Wiesel's Night, Hannah Arendt's Eichmann in Jerusalem, and Art Spiegelman's Maus.

    An Exhibition from the Collection of The Center for Judaic Studies Library Stephen G. Burnett Burnett, Stephen G. and Jerchower, Seth, "Hebraica Veritas? An Exhibition from the Collection of The Center for Judaic Studies Library" (). Faculty Publications, Classics and Religious Studies their contribution by enriching western thought. Hailed by Library Journal as the best ready-reference access point to the Jewish religion, and as essential by CHOICE in its First Edition, The Oxford Dictionary of the Jewish Religion has been the go-to resource for students, scholars, and researchers in Judaic Studies since its publication.


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