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To broaden the way : a Confucian-Jewish dialogue

To broaden the way : a Confucian-Jewish dialogue

Author: Galia Patt-Shamir
Publisher: Lanham : Lexington Books, 2006.
Series: Studies in comparative philosophy and religion
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Suggests that the texts of both the Jewish and Confucian tradition talk in riddles of a special kind riddles, which are introduced and answered by religious forms of life. Using a dialogue of  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Galia Patt-Shamir
ISBN: 0739110233 9780739110232 0739111914 9780739111918
OCLC Number: 636323410
Description: 323 Seiten : Illustrationen.
Contents: 0 Bibliography 0 Introduction:Way and Walk Chapter 1 Where Religions Meet: Dao and Halakh - A Dialogue of Ways Part 1 How to Deal With It? Religious Philosophical and Literary Origins Chapter 2 What Literature Mirrors: Biblical Themes as Universal Themes Part 2 Application: Living Riddle as Test; Living Riddle as Mystery Chapter 3 How Philosophy Suggests: From Understanding Texts to Understanding Life through Living Riddles Chapter 4 From Eden to Babel through the Land of Moriah:Life as Perpetual Text Chapter 5 From Earth to Man through Heaven: Life as Mystery Chapter 6 Confucian Way as Living a Riddle
Series Title: Studies in comparative philosophy and religion
Responsibility: Galia Patt-Shamir.
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The challenging ideas put forth in this rich volume necessarily lead to new considerations regarding one's own and others' traditions. Useful Chinese and Hebrew gloassaries as well as an extensive Read more...

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