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Maimonides: Torah and Philosophic Quest (Expanded Edition)

David Hartman - Philosophy - 2009 - 323 pages
In his 1976 Maimonides: Torah and Philosophical Quest, David Hartman departs from traditional scholarly views about Maimonides by offering a new way of understanding the great ...
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Covenant and Chosenness in Judaism and Mormonism

Raphael Jospe, Truman G. Madsen, Seth Ward - Religion - 2001 - 225 pages
Covenant and chosenness resonate deeply in both Mormon and Jewish traditions. For both of these communities, covenant and chosenness represent enduring interpretations of ...
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Medieval Jewish Philosophy: An Introduction

Lavinia Cohn-Sherbok, Dan Cohn-Sherbok - Social Science - 2014 - 220 pages
Beginning with the earliest philosopher of the Middle Ages, Saadiah ben Joseph al-Fayyumi, this work surveys the writings of such figures as Solomon ben Joseph ibn Gabirol ...
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Central Problems of Medieval Jewish Philosophy

Dov Shṿarts - Religion - 2005 - 282 pages
This book deals with central issues of medieval Jewish philosophy. Among the subjects treated are divine immanence, the intellect, miracles, and esoteric writing and its limits ...
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Spinoza and Medieval Jewish Philosophy

Steven Nadler - Philosophy - 2014
Over the last two decades there has been an increasing interest in the influence of medieval Jewish thought upon Spinoza's philosophy. The essays in this volume, by Spinoza ...
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Searching for a Distant God : The Legacy of Maimonides: The Legacy of Maimonides

Kenneth Seeskin Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Center for the Writing Arts Northwestern University - Religion - 1999 - 264 pages
Monotheism is usually considered Judaism's greatest contribution to world culture, but it is far from clear what monotheism is. This work examines the notion that monotheism is ...
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Time Matters: Time, Creation, and Cosmology in Medieval Jewish Philosophy

T.M. Rudavsky - Philosophy - 2012 - 287 pages
Traces the development of the concepts of time, cosmology, and creation in medieval Jewish philosophy.
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The Cambridge Companion to Medieval Jewish Philosophy

Daniel H. Frank, Oliver Leaman - Religion - 2003
From the ninth to the fifteenth centuries Jewish thinkers living in Islamic and Christian lands philosophized about Judaism. Influenced first by Islamic theological speculation ...
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Gersonides on Providence, Covenant, and the Chosen People: A Study in ...

Robert Eisen - Religion - 1995 - 257 pages
This is a careful examination of the doctrine of Jewish chosenness in the light of Gersonides's thought on providential suffering and on inherited providence. Gersonides is one ...
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Prophecy

Howard Kreisel - History - 2001 - 671 pages
More than any other topic, prophecy represents the point at which the Divine meets the human, the Absolute meets the relative. How can a human being attain the Word of God? In ...
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