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Title Jewish intellectual history in the Middle Ages / edited by Joseph Dan
Published Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1994

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Description xiii, 200 pages ; 24 cm
Series Binah ; v. 3
Binah ; v. 3
Contents 1. Cultural and Religious Traditions in Ninth-Century French Jewry / Robert Bonfil -- 2. Kabbalistic and Gnostic Dualism / Joseph Dan -- 3. The Beginning of Science Among the Jews of Spain / Jose Maria Millas Vallicrosa -- 4. Political Philosophy and Halakhah in Maimonides / Warren Zev Harvey -- 5. The "First Created Being" in Early Kabbalah: Philosophical and Isma'ilian Sources / Sara O. Heller Wilensky -- 6. A German-Jewish Autobiography of the Fourteenth Century / Israel J. Yuval -- 7. Rashi and the World Around Him / Yitzhak F. Baer -- 8. Menahem Meiri's Attitude Toward Gentiles - Apologetics or Worldview? / Gerald J. Blidstein -- 9. The Image of God as the Source of Man's Evil, According to the Maharal of Prague / Yoram Jacobson -- 10. Kabbalistic Ethical Literature in Sixteenth-Century Safed / Mordechai Pachter -- 11. The Influence of Spanish-Jewish Culture on the Jews of Ashkenaz and Poland in the Fifteenth-Seventeenth Centuries / Jacob Elbaum
Notes Articles translated from Hebrew
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Jews -- Intellectual life.
Judaism -- History -- Medieval and early modern period, 425-1789.
Author Dan, Joseph, 1935-
LC no. 93050086
ISBN 0275947777 (alk. paper)
0275947785 (paperback: alk. paper)