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Author Ellenson, David Harry, 1947-

Title Rabbi Esriel Hildesheimer and the creation of a modern Jewish orthodoxy / David Ellenson
Published Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, [1990]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 211 pages) : illustrations
Series Judaic studies series
Judaic studies series.
Contents Preface; 1. The Man and the Challenges of His Times; 2. The Quest for Religious Authority; 3. The Confrontations with Jewish Religious and Cultural Pluralism; 4. The Tasks of Education; 5. Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary Rabbi Esriel Hildesheimer was an important contributor to the creation of a modern Jewish Orthodoxy during the late 1880s. In this book the author provides a thorough examination of his life and work and demonstrates the relevance of his thought to modern Judaism
Analysis Judaism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-201) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Hildesheimer, Ezriel, 1820-1899.
Orthodox Judaism -- Germany -- History -- 19th century.
Rabbis -- Germany -- Berlin -- Biography.
Berlin (Germany) -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0585275939 (electronic bk.)
0817381848 (electronic bk.)
9780585275932 (electronic bk.)
9780817381844 (electronic bk.)
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(paperback; alk. paper)
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