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Martin Buber's life and work : the later years, 1945-1965

Author: Maurice S Friedman
Publisher: New York : Dutton, ©1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Friedman, Maurice S.
Martin Buber's life and work.
New York : Dutton, ©1983
Named Person: Martin Buber; Martin Buber; Martin Buber
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maurice S Friedman
ISBN: 0525242120 9780525242123
OCLC Number: 9281723
Description: xviii, 493 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Part I. The end of the mandate and the beginning of the state (1945-1951). Jewish-Arab rapproachement and conflict --
Biblical Judaism and hasidic tales --
Kibbutz socialism and adult education in Israel --
Part II. Postwar Germany and Jewish-Christian dialogue (1945-1961). Two types of faith : Jesus and Paul --
Postwar Germany and the peace prize --
Part III. America (1951-1960). First visit to America : Eclipse of God --
Devotio versus Gnosis : Buber versus Jung --
Dialogues with Americans --
Second visit to America : Encounter with psychotherapy --
Last visit to America and Paula's death replies to critics --
The interpretation of Hasidism : Buber versus Scholem --
Part IV. Dialogue as the way to peace (1952-1965). Dag Hammarskjold and Buber : The Covenant of peace --
Buber versus Ben-Gurion --
Part V. Last years (1960-1965). Surfeited with honors --
"On the world's edge."
Responsibility: Maurice Friedman.


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