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Author Klepper, Deeana Copeland.

Title The insight of unbelievers : Nicholas of Lyra and Christian reading of Jewish text in the later Middle Ages / Deeana Copeland Klepper
Published Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (225 pages) : illustrations
Series Jewish culture and contexts
Jewish culture and contexts.
Contents Medieval Christian use of Hebrew and postbiblical Jewish texts -- Nicholas of Lyra, O.F.M.: mediating Hebrew traditions for a Christian audience -- The challenge of unbelief: knowing Christian truth through Jewish scripture -- Wrestling with Rashi: Nicholas of Lyra's quodlibetal questions and anti-Jewish polemic -- Christian ownership of Jewish text: Nicholas of Lyra as an alternative Jewish authority
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [197]-216) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Nicholas, of Lyra, approximately 1270-1349.
Bible. Old Testament -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Christian Hebraists -- France -- History -- 14th century.
Christianity and other religions -- Judaism -- History -- 14th century.
Judaism (Christian theology) -- History of doctrines.
Judaism -- Relations -- Christianity -- History -- 14th century.
Rabbinical literature -- History and criticism.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 081220039X (electronic bk.)
9780812200393 (electronic bk.)
(alk paper.)
(alk paper.)