Philosophy: Jewish Philosophy

  • Violence and Messianism: Jewish Philosophy and the Great Conflicts of the Twentieth Century book cover

    Violence and Messianism

    Jewish Philosophy and the Great Conflicts of the Twentieth Century, 1st Edition

    By Petar Bojanić

    Violence and Messianism looks at how some of the figures of the so-called Renaissance of "Jewish" philosophy between the two world wars - Franz Rosenzweig, Walter Benjamin and Martin Buber - grappled with problems of violence, revolution and war. At once inheriting and breaking with the great…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Name of God in Jewish Thought: A Philosophical Analysis of Mystical Traditions from Apocalyptic to Kabbalah book cover

    The Name of God in Jewish Thought

    A Philosophical Analysis of Mystical Traditions from Apocalyptic to Kabbalah, 1st Edition

    By Michael T Miller

    One of the most powerful traditions of the Jewish fascination with language is that of the Name. Indeed, the Jewish mystical tradition would seem a two millennia long meditation on the nature of name in relation to object, and how name mediates between subject and object. Even within the tide of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Jewish Religious and Philosophical Ethics book cover

    Jewish Religious and Philosophical Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Curtis Hutt, Halla Kim, Berel Lerner

    Twentieth century continental thinkers such as Bergson, Levinas and Jonas have brought fresh and renewed attentions to Jewish ethics, yet it still remains fairly low profile in the Anglophone academic world.This collection of critical essays brings together the work of established and up-and-coming…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Abu�l-Barakat al-Baghdadi�s Scientific Philosophy: The Kitab al-Mu�tabar book cover

    Abu�l-Barakat al-Baghdadi�s Scientific Philosophy

    The Kitab al-Mu�tabar, 1st Edition

    By Moshe Pavlov

    Abū’l-Barakāt is often considered one of the most comprehensive philosophers of the Arabic-Jewish milieu in the medieval age. His extensive and unique philosophical theories, especially his theories in the particular sciences, were seen as a major challenge for the traditional conceptions of the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Ethical Monotheism: A Philosophy of Judaism book cover

    Ethical Monotheism

    A Philosophy of Judaism, 1st Edition

    By Ehud Benor

    The term Ethical Monotheism is an important marker in Judaism’s tumultuous transition into the modern era. The term emerged in the context of culture-wars concerning the question of whether or not Jews could or should become emancipated citizens of modern European states. It appeared in arguments…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Abu�l-Barakat al-Baghdadi�s Metaphysical Philosophy: The Kitab al-Mu�tabar book cover

    Abu�l-Barakat al-Baghdadi�s Metaphysical Philosophy

    The Kitab al-Mu�tabar, 1st Edition

    By Moshe Pavlov

    Abū’l-Barakāt is a renowned philosopher of the Arabic-Jewish milieu who composed in his magnum opus the Kitāb al-Mu‘tabar, a comprehensive metaphysics which challenged the accepted notions of the traditional metaphysical philosophy. ‘Abū’l-Barakāt al-Baghdādī’s Metaphysical Philosophy’ examines the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Ethics and Suffering since the Holocaust: Making Ethics

    Ethics and Suffering since the Holocaust

    Making Ethics "First Philosophy" in Levinas, Wiesel and Rubenstein, 1st Edition

    By Ingrid Anderson

    For many, the Holocaust made thinking about ethics in traditional ways impossible. It called into question the predominance of speculative ontology in Western thought, and left many arguing that Western political, cultural and philosophical inattention to universal ethics were both a cause and an…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • A History of Medicine book cover

    A History of Medicine

    1st Edition

    By Arturo Castiglioni

    Originally published in 1941, A History of Medicine provides a detailed and comprehensive guide to the advancement of medicine, from Ancient Egypt, and Ancient Babylonia, all the way up to the 20th century. The book looks at the close relationship between the progress of medicine and its…

    Paperback – 2020-05-30 
    Routledge
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