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Origins of the Kabbalah

Gershom Scholem, Gershom Gerhard Scholem, Raphael Jehudah Zwi Werblowsky - History - 1990 - 487 pages
One of the most important scholars of our century, Gershom Scholem (1897-1982) opened up a once esoteric world of Jewish mysticism, the Kabbalah, to concerned students of ...
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Major Trends in Jewish Mysticism

Gershom Gerhard Scholem - Religion - 1961 - 460 pages
A collection of lectures on the features of the movement of mysticism that began in antiquity and continues in Hasidism today.
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On the Mystical Shape of the Godhead: Basic Concepts in the Kabbalah

Gershom Gerhard Scholem - Religion - 1997 - 328 pages
"A major contribution to our understanding of the Kabbalah." --Arthur Green, Professor of Jewish Thought, Brandeis University In the Zohar and other writings of the Kabbalah ...
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The Messianic Idea in Judaism: And Other Essays on Jewish Spirituality

Gershom Gerhard Scholem - Religion - 1995 - 376 pages
Gershom Scholem was the master builder of historical studies of the Kabbalah. When he began to work on this neglected field, the few who studied these texts were either ...
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Alchemy and kabbalah

Gershom Gerhard Scholem, Klaus Ottmann - Body, Mind & Spirit - 2006 - 110 pages
A classic text on alchemy by the leading scholar of Jewish mysticism, Gershom Scholem, is presented here for the first time in English translation. Scholem looks critically at ...
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Kabbalah: New Perspectives

Moshe Idel - Religion - 1990 - 419 pages
In this prizewinning new interpretation of Jewish mysticism, Moshe Idel emphasizes the need for a comparative and phenomenological approach to Kabbalah and its position in the ...
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Gershom Scholem: The Man and His Work

Gershom Gerhard Scholem, Paul R. Mendes-Flohr - Religion - 1994 - 127 pages
In the early part of the twentieth century, Gershom Scholem (1897-1982) founded the academic discipline of the study of Jewish Mysticism. In so doing, he not only broke new ...
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Sabbatai Sevi: The Mystical Messiah, 1626-1676

Gershom Gerhard Scholem, R. J. Zwi Werblowsky - History - 1973 - 1000 pages
A richly detailed account of the only messianic movement ever to engulf the entire Jewish world. The twentieth century produced a galaxy of extraordinary Jewish historians ...
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Walter Benjamin: The Story of a Friendship

Gershom Gerhard Scholem, Lee Siegel, Harry Zohn - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 302 pages
The great Jewish scholar shares his insights into philosopher Walter Benjamin, a childhood friend who committed suicide in 1940. Reprint.
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