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Medieval Jewish philosophy and its literary forms

Author: Aaron W Hughes; James T Robinson
Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana : Indiana University Press, [2019]
Series: New Jewish philosophy and thought.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The contributors to this collected work consider Jewish philosophy in the medieval period, when new genres and forms of written expression were flourishing in the wake of renewed interest in ancient philosophy. They explore the connections that medieval Jewish thinkers made between the literary, the exegetical, the philosophical, and the mystical to shed light on the creativity and diversity of medieval thought.
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Medieval Jewish philosophy and its literary forms
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 2019
(DLC) 2018049717
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Aaron W Hughes; James T Robinson
ISBN: 9780253042545 0253042542 9780253042552 0253042550
OCLC Number: 1091237457
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 363 pages).
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Introduction; 1. Animal Fables and Medieval Jewish Philosophy; 2. Biblical Commentaries as a Genre of Jewish Philosophical Writing; 3. Commentaries on The Guide of the Perplexed: A Brief Literary History; 4. Philosophical Commentary and Supercommentary: The Hebrew Aristotelian Commentaries of the Fourteenth through Sixteenth Centuries; 5. The Author's Haqdamah as a Literary Form in Jewish Thought; 6. Does Judaism Make Sense? Early Medieval Kalam as Literature; 7. Dialogues; 8. Poetry; 9. Poetic Summaries of Scientific and Philosophical Works 10. The Philosophical Epistle as a Genre of Medieval Jewish Philosophy11. The Sermon in Late Medieval Jewish Thought as Method for Popularizing Philosophy; 12. Lexicons and Lexicography in Medieval Jewish Philosophy; 13. Theological Summas in Late Medieval Jewish Philosophy; Index
Series Title: New Jewish philosophy and thought.
Responsibility: edited by Aaron W. Hughes and James T. Robinson.

Abstract:

The contributors to this collected work consider Jewish philosophy in the medieval period, when new genres and forms of written expression were flourishing in the wake of renewed interest in ancient philosophy. They explore the connections that medieval Jewish thinkers made between the literary, the exegetical, the philosophical, and the mystical to shed light on the creativity and diversity of medieval thought.

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