The Classic Jewish Philosophers: From Saadia Through the Renaissance

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BRILL, 2008 - Religion - 490 pages
This book provides a standard reference of the major medieval Jewish philosophers, as well as an eminently readable narrative of the course of medieval Jewish philosophical thought, presented as a response to the spiritual-intellectual challenges facing Judaism in that period.
 

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Contents

PART TWO MAIMONIDES
147
CONTINUATION AND TRANSITION
299
Bibliography
469

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Eliezer Schweid is retired Professor of Jewish Thought at the Hebrew University. He has published over 20 books in general and specific areas of Jewish thought of all periods, and has commented frequently on the relevance of the legacy of Jewish thought to contemporary issues of Jewish and universal human concern.

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