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From something to nothing : Jewish mysticism in contemporary Canadian Jewish studies

Author: Harry Fox; Daniel Maoz; Tirzah Meacham
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Jewish mysticism approaches God as no-thing or nothing, reflecting Judaism's traditional identification of God as incorporeal. Whereas technical philosophical language often employed to discuss Jewish mysticism has a tendency to ward off otherwise interested readers, this study sufficiently breaks down the technical language of Jewish mysticism in its various expressions to allow a beginner to benefit from what may  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harry Fox; Daniel Maoz; Tirzah Meacham
ISBN: 1527516598 9781527516595
OCLC Number: 1056933224
Description: lxv, 496 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Kabbalistic theory --
Modern and medieval kabbalists --
A cabal of researches on Jewish mysticism --
Kabbalistic themes --
Appendices: Hebrew chapters.
Responsibility: edited by Harry Fox, Daniel Maoz and Tirzah Meacham.

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