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An introduction to modern Jewish thinkers : from Spinoza to Soloveitchik, Alan T. Levenson

Label
An introduction to modern Jewish thinkers : from Spinoza to Soloveitchik
Title
An introduction to modern Jewish thinkers
Title remainder
from Spinoza to Soloveitchik
Statement of responsibility
Alan T. Levenson
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
296.309/03
Index
index present
LC call number
BM190
LC item number
.L48 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
An introduction to modern Jewish thinkers : from Spinoza to Soloveitchik, Alan T. Levenson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Baruch Spinoza's critique of traditional Judaism. Spinoza's life and times (1632-1677) -- Questions for Spinoza, Theological-political treatise, chapters 12-13 -- Studies by and about Spinoza -- From Theological-political treatise -- Moses Mendelssohn's defense of Judaism : between reason and revalation. Mendelssohn's life and times (1729-1786) -- Questions for Mendelssohn, Jerusalem, 103-10 -- Studies by and about Mendelssohn -- From Jerusalem -- Samson Raphael Hirsch's defense of Judaism : the reconciliation of modernity and the Mitzvot. Hirsch's life and times (1808-1888) -- Questions for Hirsch, The Nineteen letters on Judiasm, letter 16 -- Studies by and about Hirsch -- From The Nineteen letters on Judaism -- Abraham Geiger's defense of Judaism : continuity and change. Geiger's life and times (1810-1874) -- Questions for Geiger, Judaism and its history -- Studies by and about Geiger -- From Abraham Geiger and liberal Judaism: the challenge of the nineteenth century -- Martin Buber : restoring the Jewish individual. Buber's life and times (1878-1965) -- Questions for Buber, "People today and the Jewish Bible" -- Studies by and about Buber -- From "People today and the Jewish Bible" -- Franz Rosenzweig : from alienated existentialist to Ba'al Teshuvah. Rosenzweig's life and times (1886-1929) -- Questions for Rosenzweig, The star of redemption, 413-17 -- Studies by and about Rosenzweig -- From The star of redemption -- Theodor Herzl : a Jewish modernist from Western Europe. Herzl's life and times (1860-1904) -- Questions for Herzl, The Jewish state -- Studies by and about Herzl -- From The Jewish state -- Ahad Ha'am (Asher Zvi Ginzberg) : a Jewish modernist from Eastern Europe. Ahad Ha'am's life and times (1856-1927) -- Questions for Ahad Ha'am, "Flesh and spirit," 146-58 (from Leon Simon, Selected essays of Ahad Ha'am) -- Studies by and about Ahad Ha'am -- From "Flesh and spirit" -- Mordecai Kaplan : a secularist (re)constructs religion. Kaplan's life and times (1881-1983) -- Questions for Kaplan, "Functional method of interpretation," (from Judaism as a civilization, 385-405) -- Studies by and about Kaplan -- From Judaism as a civilization -- Israel Salanter : restoring "fear of Heaven" to human behavior. Salanter's life and times (1810-1883) -- Questions for Salanter, "Epistle of musar" -- Studies by and about Salanter -- From "Epistle of musar" -- Abraham Isaac Kook : mysticism and nationalism. Kook's life and times (1865-1935) -- Questions for Kook, "Lights for rebirth" (from Hertzberg, The Zionist idea, 419-30) -- Studies by and about Kook -- From Lights for bebirth -- Joseph Soloveitchik : halachah and existentialism. Soloveitchik's life and times (1903-1993) -- Questions for Soloveitchik, The lonely man of faith -- Studies by and about Soloveitchik -- From The lonely man of faith -- Abraham Joshua Heschel : universal Hasidism. Heschel's life and times (1907-1972) -- Questions for Heschel, "Depth theology" (from The insecurity of freedom) -- Studies by and about Heschel -- From "Depth theology" -- Conclusion : mending the worls/mending Israel
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xiv, 237 pages
Isbn
9780742546073
Isbn Type
(hdbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005026333
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61499984
  • (OCoLC)ocn368167539
Label
An introduction to modern Jewish thinkers : from Spinoza to Soloveitchik, Alan T. Levenson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Baruch Spinoza's critique of traditional Judaism. Spinoza's life and times (1632-1677) -- Questions for Spinoza, Theological-political treatise, chapters 12-13 -- Studies by and about Spinoza -- From Theological-political treatise -- Moses Mendelssohn's defense of Judaism : between reason and revalation. Mendelssohn's life and times (1729-1786) -- Questions for Mendelssohn, Jerusalem, 103-10 -- Studies by and about Mendelssohn -- From Jerusalem -- Samson Raphael Hirsch's defense of Judaism : the reconciliation of modernity and the Mitzvot. Hirsch's life and times (1808-1888) -- Questions for Hirsch, The Nineteen letters on Judiasm, letter 16 -- Studies by and about Hirsch -- From The Nineteen letters on Judaism -- Abraham Geiger's defense of Judaism : continuity and change. Geiger's life and times (1810-1874) -- Questions for Geiger, Judaism and its history -- Studies by and about Geiger -- From Abraham Geiger and liberal Judaism: the challenge of the nineteenth century -- Martin Buber : restoring the Jewish individual. Buber's life and times (1878-1965) -- Questions for Buber, "People today and the Jewish Bible" -- Studies by and about Buber -- From "People today and the Jewish Bible" -- Franz Rosenzweig : from alienated existentialist to Ba'al Teshuvah. Rosenzweig's life and times (1886-1929) -- Questions for Rosenzweig, The star of redemption, 413-17 -- Studies by and about Rosenzweig -- From The star of redemption -- Theodor Herzl : a Jewish modernist from Western Europe. Herzl's life and times (1860-1904) -- Questions for Herzl, The Jewish state -- Studies by and about Herzl -- From The Jewish state -- Ahad Ha'am (Asher Zvi Ginzberg) : a Jewish modernist from Eastern Europe. Ahad Ha'am's life and times (1856-1927) -- Questions for Ahad Ha'am, "Flesh and spirit," 146-58 (from Leon Simon, Selected essays of Ahad Ha'am) -- Studies by and about Ahad Ha'am -- From "Flesh and spirit" -- Mordecai Kaplan : a secularist (re)constructs religion. Kaplan's life and times (1881-1983) -- Questions for Kaplan, "Functional method of interpretation," (from Judaism as a civilization, 385-405) -- Studies by and about Kaplan -- From Judaism as a civilization -- Israel Salanter : restoring "fear of Heaven" to human behavior. Salanter's life and times (1810-1883) -- Questions for Salanter, "Epistle of musar" -- Studies by and about Salanter -- From "Epistle of musar" -- Abraham Isaac Kook : mysticism and nationalism. Kook's life and times (1865-1935) -- Questions for Kook, "Lights for rebirth" (from Hertzberg, The Zionist idea, 419-30) -- Studies by and about Kook -- From Lights for bebirth -- Joseph Soloveitchik : halachah and existentialism. Soloveitchik's life and times (1903-1993) -- Questions for Soloveitchik, The lonely man of faith -- Studies by and about Soloveitchik -- From The lonely man of faith -- Abraham Joshua Heschel : universal Hasidism. Heschel's life and times (1907-1972) -- Questions for Heschel, "Depth theology" (from The insecurity of freedom) -- Studies by and about Heschel -- From "Depth theology" -- Conclusion : mending the worls/mending Israel
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xiv, 237 pages
Isbn
9780742546073
Isbn Type
(hdbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005026333
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61499984
  • (OCoLC)ocn368167539

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