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Altmann, Alexander 1906-1987

Overview
Works: 233 works in 932 publications in 5 languages and 11,570 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Records and correspondence  Apologetic writings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Contributor, Honoree, Collector, Author of introduction, Adapter, Translator
Classifications: B154, 193
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Most widely held works by Alexander Altmann
Gesammelte Schriften, Jubiläumsausgabe by Moses Mendelssohn( Book )

250 editions published between 1930 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gebracht werden eine Einleitung, Kommentare und Anmerkungen zu 37 multidisziplinären Rezensionen (1769-1784) in Nicolais Allgemeiner deutscher Bibliothek sowie ein Epigramm und fünf literarische Fragmente (1761 bis 1784). - Die Vorgeschichte der behandelten Originaltexte befaßt sich u.a. mit Lambert, Iselin, Beccaria, der Historizität der Homerischen Ilias, der antiintellektualistischen Gelehrtenrepublik Klopstocks, sechs Selbstgesprächen Hamanns, der Problematik des Übersetzens klassischer und moderner Texte, den Verdiensten Abbts und Iselins, dem ungelösten Problem des Ursprungs der Sprache, dem Einsetzen der Schwärmerei und Mendelssohns geplantem desideratum einer Sittengeschichte. - Die literarischen Fragmente beziehen sich auf Shaftesbury, den "Estimate" Brown, zwei umstrittene Rezensionen Herders, Mendelssohns Faszination für Synonyme und sein Epigramm auf Verdienste Fanny von Arnsteins
Moses Mendelssohn; a biographical study by Alexander Altmann( Book )

34 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

26 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

14 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish Medieval and Renaissance studies by Alexander Altmann( Book )

13 editions published in 1967 in English and German and held by 544 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 )

35 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 502 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 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biblical and other studies by Alexander Altmann( Book )

21 editions published between 1963 and 1980 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and Multiple languages and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

33 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

14 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 329 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 held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

19 editions published between 1946 and 2002 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

17 editions published in 1969 in German and English and held by 170 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 159 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 126 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 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perspectives on Jewish thought and mysticism by Alfred L Ivry( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and French and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented are essays which touch upon the many areas of Altmanns' interests: from early rabbinic mystical texts to contemporary theological investigations
Gesammelte Schriften by Moses Mendelssohn( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in German and Undetermined and held by 50 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

Alexander Altmann rabbijn uit Oostenrijk (1906-1987)

Alṭman, Alekhsander 1906-1987

Altman, Aleksander.

Alṭman, Aleksander 1906-

Alṭman, Aleḳsander 1906-1987

Altman, Alexander 1906-1987

Altman, Shim'on Tsevi

Alṭman, Shimʻon Tsevi 1906-

Alṭman, Shimʻon Tsevi, 1906-1987

Alṭman, Shimon Tsvi 1906-1987

Altman, Shimon Tzvi.

Altman Shimon Tzvi 1906-1987

Altman, S̆im'ôn Ṣevî

Altman S̆im'ôn Ṣevî 1906-1987

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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.

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: SelectionsThe book of doctrines and beliefs; tr. from the Arabic, with an introd. and notesPerspectives on Jewish thought and mysticismPerspectives on Jewish thought and mysticism