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Collected essays Volume 3

Author: Haym Soloveitchik; The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization
Publisher: Oxford Portland, Oregon The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization 2020
Series: The Littman Library of Jewish civilization
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Continuing his major contribution to medieval Jewish intellectual history, Haym Soloveitchik focuses here on the radical pietist movement of Hasidei Ashkenaz and their main literary work Sefer  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Haym Soloveitchik; The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization
ISBN: 9781904113997 1904113990
OCLC Number: 1226672618
Accession No: (DE-627)1742099890 (DE-599)KXP1742099890 (OCoLC)1226672618
Notes: Enthält Essays zum "Sefer Hasidim" und zum "Ravad of Posquières"
Description: xvi, 454 Seiten
Contents: PART I. SEFER HASIDIMSpecific Studies1. Three Themes in Sefer Hasidim2. On Dating Sefer Hasidim3. Piety, Pietism, and German Pietism: Sefer Hasidim I and the Influence of Hasidei Ashkenaz4. Pietists and Kibbitzers5. The Midrash, Sefer Hasidim, and the Changing Face of God6. Two Notes on the Commentary on the Torah of R. Yehudah he-Hasid7. Topics in the Hokhmat ha-NefeshMethodological Issues8. On Reading Sefer Hasidim9. Sefer Hasidim and the Social SciencesPART II. RABAD AND PROVENCAL STUDIES10. Rabad of Posquieres: A Programmatic Essay11. The Literary Remains of the Gedol ha-Mefarshim: A Study in Personal Rivalry and the Repulsion of Opposites12. A Response to R. Buckwold's Critique of `Rabad of Posquieres', Part I13. A Response to R. Buckwold's Critique of `Rabad of Posquieres', Part II14. Jewish and Roman Law: A Study in Interaction15. The Riddle of Me'iri's Recent Popularity16. Printing and the History of Halakhah17. Angle of DeflectionBibliography of ManuscriptsSource AcknowledgementsIndex of NamesIndex of PlacesIndex of Subjects
Series Title: The Littman Library of Jewish civilization
Responsibility: Haym Soloveitchik.


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