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Altmann, Alexander 1906-

Overview
Works: 331 works in 801 publications in 5 languages and 11,114 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Honoree, Contributor, Author of introduction, Dedicatee, Adapter, Translator
Classifications: B154, 193
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Most widely held works by Alexander Altmann
Moses Mendelssohn; a biographical study by Alexander Altmann( Book )

32 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in religious philosophy and mysticism by Alexander Altmann( Book )

23 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish Medieval and Renaissance studies by Alexander Altmann( Book )

15 editions published in 1967 in English and German and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biblical motifs; origins and transformations by Alexander Altmann( Book )

13 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isaac Israeli; a Neoplatonic philosopher of the early tenth century, his works translated with comments and an outline of his philosophy by Isaac Israeli( Book )

28 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recognized as one of the earliest Jewish neo-Platonist writers, Isaac ben Solomon Israeli (ca. 855-955) influenced Muslim, Jewish, and Christian scholars through the Middle Ages. A native of Egypt who wrote in Arabic, Israeli explored definitions of such terms as imagination, sense-perception, desire, love, creation, and "coming-to-be" in his writings. This classic volume contains English translations of Israeli's philosophical writings, including the Book of Definitions, the Book of Substances, and the Book on Spirit and Soul. Additionally, Isaac Israeli features a biographical sketch of the
Essays in Jewish intellectual history by Alexander Altmann( Book )

11 editions published in 1981 in 3 languages and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystics, philosophers, and politicians : essays in Jewish intellectual history in honor of Alexander Altmann( Book )

8 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biblical and other studies by Alexander Altmann( Book )

19 editions published between 1963 and 1980 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in Jewish religious and intellectual history : presented to Alexander Altmann on the occasion of his seventieth birthday( Book )

8 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and Multiple languages and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Jewish philosophers. Philo: Selections by Philo( Book )

31 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in nineteenth-century Jewish intellectual history by Alexander Altmann( Book )

14 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between East and West : essays dedicated to the memory of Bela Horovitz by Alexander Altmann( Book )

18 editions published between 1958 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gesammelte Schriften, Jubiläumsausgabe by Moses Mendelssohn( Book )

41 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moses Mendelssohns Frühschriften zur Metaphysik. Untersucht u. erl by Alexander Altmann( Book )

15 editions published in 1969 in German and English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die trostvolle Aufklärung : Studien zur Metaphysik und politischen Theorie Moses Mendelssohns by Alexander Altmann( Book )

9 editions published in 1982 in German and English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Von der mittelalterlichen zur modernen Aufklärung : Studien zur jüdischen Geistesgeschichte by Alexander Altmann( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in German and English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ich handle mit Vernunft-- : Moses Mendelssohn und die europäische Aufklärung( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in German and Undetermined and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perspectives on Jewish thought and mysticism( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and French and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Among the important persons whose writings are examined are Maimonides, Gersonides, Abraham Abulafia, Mendelssohn, Leo Strauss, and Altmann himself
The book of doctrines and beliefs by Saʻadia ben Joseph( Book )

12 editions published between 1946 and 2002 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of doctrines and beliefs; tr. from the Arabic, with an introd. and notes by Saʻadia ben Joseph( Book )

2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Perspectives on Jewish thought and mysticism
Alternative Names
Aleksander Altmann żydowski filozof, teolog i rabin

Alexander Altmann Orthodox Jewish scholar

Altman, Aleksander

Alṭman, Aleksander 1906-

Altman Aleksander 1906-1987

Altman, Alexander 1906-1987

Altman, Shim'on Tsevi

Alṭman, Shimʻon Tsevi 1906-

Altman Shim'on Tsevi 1906-1987

Altman, Shimon Tzvi

Altman Shimon Tzvi 1906-1987

Altman, S̆im'n Ṣev

Altman S̆im'n Ṣev 1906-1987

Altmann

Altmann, A.

Altmann, A. 1906-

Altmann, A. 1906-1987

Altmann, A. (Alexander), 1906-

Altmann, Aleksander.

Altmann, Alexander

Altmann, Alexander 1906-

Altmann, Shim'on Tsevi.

Altmann, Shimʿon Tzevi 1906-1987

Altmann, Shimon Tzvi.

Altmann, Shimon Tzvi 1906-

Altmann, Shimon Tzvi 1906-1987

אלטמאן, אלכסנדר

אלטמאן, שמעון צבי אלכסנדר בן אברהם

אלטמן, אלכסנדר

אלטמן, אלכסנדר 1906-1987

אלטמן, אלקסנדר

אלטמן, ש. צ. אלכסנדר

אלכסנדר אלטמן

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Isaac Israeli; a Neoplatonic philosopher of the early tenth century, his works translated with comments and an outline of his philosophyThree Jewish philosophers. Philo: SelectionsPerspectives on Jewish thought and mysticismThe book of doctrines and beliefsPerspectives on Jewish thought and mysticism