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Samuelson, Norbert Max 1936-

Overview
Works: 44 works in 143 publications in 2 languages and 5,458 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference proceedings  Textbooks 
Roles: Originator, Editor, Commentator
Classifications: BM610, 296.3115
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Most widely held works by Norbert Max Samuelson
Revelation and the God of Israel by Norbert Max Samuelson ( )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 1,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to modern Jewish philosophy by Norbert Max Samuelson ( )
7 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 1,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Judaism and the doctrine of creation by Norbert Max Samuelson ( Book )
18 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The topic of this book is 'creation'. It breaks down into discussions of two distinct, but interrelated, questions: what does the universe look like, and what is its origin? The opinions about creation considered by Norbert Samuelson come from the Hebrew scriptures, Greek philosophy, Jewish philosophy, and contemporary physics. His perspective is Jewish, liberal, and philosophical. It is 'Jewish' because the foundation of the discussion is biblical texts interpreted in the light of traditional rabbinic texts. It is 'philosophical' because the subject matter is important in both past and present philosophical texts, and to Jewish philosophy in particular. Finally, it is 'liberal' because the authorities consulted include heterodox as well as orthodox Jewish sources. The ensuing discussion leads to original conclusions about a diversity of topics, including the limits of human reason and religious faith, and the relevance of scientific models to religious doctrine
Jewish faith and modern science : on the death and rebirth of Jewish philosophy by Norbert Max Samuelson ( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Jewish Faith and Modern Science, renowned Jewish philosopher and rabbi Norbert Samuelson argues that modern Jewish philosophy has died--that it has failed to address the challenges to traditional beliefs posed by scientific advances, and is therefore no longer relevant to Jews today. Samuelson confronts these challenges head-on, critically reflecting on how all of the forms of contemporary Judaism, from orthodox to liberal to secular to new age, can address questions raised by the latest scientific advances. Considering questions ranging from the existence of the soul, to the relationship be
Gersonides' The wars of the Lord, treatise three : on God's knowledge by Levi ben Gershom ( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jewish philosophy : an historical introduction by Norbert Max Samuelson ( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Creation and the end of days : Judaism and scientific cosmology : proceedings of the 1984 Meeting of the Academy for Jewish Philosophy by Academy for Jewish Philosophy (U.S.) ( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The exalted faith by Abraham ben David Ibn Daud ( Book )
6 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first seven days : a philosophical commentary on the creation of Genesis by Norbert Max Samuelson ( Book )
4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies in Jewish philosophy : collected essays of the Academy for Jewish Philosophy, 1980-1985 ( Book )
4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A user's guide to Franz Rosenzweig's star of redemption by Norbert Max Samuelson ( Book )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Proceedings of the Academy for Jewish Philosophy by Academy for Jewish Philosophy (U.S.) ( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Wars of the Lord, treatise three : on God's knowledge by Levi ben Gershom ( Book )
6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moderne jüdische Philosophie : eine Einführung by Norbert Max Samuelson ( Book )
5 editions published in 1995 in German and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legacy of Franz Rosenzweig : collected essays ( Book )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Judaism and language ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rosenzweigiana : Beiträge zur Rosenzweig-Forschung by Martin Brasser ( )
in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reason and revelation as authority in Judaism ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies in Jewish philosophy : collected essays of the Acad. for Jewish Philosophy, 1980-1985 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biblical Jewish thought : the origins of Judaism by Norbert Max Samuelson ( Book )
in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Samuelson, Norbert
Samuelson, Norbert M.
Samuelson, Norbert M. 1936-
Samuelson, Norbert Max
Languages
English (105)
German (6)
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