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The Cambridge companion to modern Jewish philosophy

Author: Michael L Morgan; Peter Eli Gordon
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambrige University Press, 2007.
Series: Cambridge companions to religion.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
"The Cambridge Companion to Modern Jewish Philosophy is a collection of original essays that examine the work of some of the most important Jewish thinkers of the modern era - the period extending from the seventeenth century to the late twentieth century."--Jacket.

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael L Morgan; Peter Eli Gordon
ISBN: 9780521813129 0521813123 9780521012553 0521012554
OCLC Number: 71809981
Description: xx, 382 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Baruch Spinoza and the naturalization of Judaism / Steven Nadler --
Liberalism of Moses Mendelssohn / Allan Arkush --
Jewish philosophy after Kant / Paul W. Franks --
Hermann Cohen / Andrea Poma --
Self, other, text, God / / Tamra Wright --
Franz Rosenzweig and the philosophy of Jewish existence / Peter Eli Gordon --
Leo Strauss and moden Jewish thought / Steven B. Smith --
Messianism and modern Jewish philosophy / Pierre Bouretz --
Ethics, authority, and autonomy / Kenneth Seeskin --
Joseph Soloveitchik and Halakhic man / Lawrence J. Kaplan --
Emmanuel Levinas / Richard A. Cohen --
Emil Fackenheim, the Holocaust, and philosophy / Michael L. Morgan --
Evil, suffering, and the Holocaust / Berel Lang --
Revelation, language, and commentary / Leora Batnitzky --
Feminism and modern Jewish philosophy / Tamar Rudavsky.
Series Title: Cambridge companions to religion.
Responsibility: edited by Michael L. Morgan, Peter Eli Gordon.
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This collection of essays by an internationally prominent group of scholars addresses themes central to the tradition of modern Jewish philosophy from the seventeenth through the twentieth centuries.  Read more...


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'The book invites the reader to reflect on the delightful diversity of modern Jewish thought and to assess its relevance in the modern world. Recommended for all libraries.' International Review of Read more...

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