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Contemporary Jewish philosophies

by William E. Kaufman

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Published by Reconstructionist Press in [New York] .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Judaism -- Doctrines -- History -- 20th century,
    • Judaism -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWilliam E. Kaufman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBM565 .K36
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 276 p. ;
      Number of Pages276
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5205200M
      ISBN 100874412390, 0874412382
      LC Control Number75030761

      Jewish Philosophy in Modern Times: From Mendelssohn to Rosenzweig. by Nathan Rotenstreich. Holt, Rinehart if Winston. pp. $ Attempts to define the essence of Judaism have been made recurrently by Jewish thinkers over the centuries. These include: Theodor W. Adorno Joseph Agassi, an Israeli philosopher of science who developed Karl Popper 's ideas Hannah Arendt Raymond Aron Zygmunt Bauman Walter Benjamin Henri Bergson Isaiah Berlin Ernst Bloch Harold Bloom Susan Bordo Judith Butler Noam Chomsky, an American linguist.

        Erlewine Book Sheds Light on Modern Jewish Philosophy Robert Erlewine. Sept. 14, BLOOMINGTON, Ill.— A new book by Chair and Associate Professor of Religion Robert Erlewine serves as an important contribution to the study of modern Jewish thought.. In Judaism and the West (University of Indiana Press, ), Erlewine examines the work of five Jewish philosophers in . Cambridge Core - History of Philosophy - The Cambridge History of Jewish Philosophy - edited by Martin Kavka.

      "This book aims to construct a contemporary Jewish philosophy that accounts for virtue ethics or, rather, to give Jewish virtue ethics a contemporary language for its expression. Ira Bedzow draws significantly on the work of Moses Maimonides and his religio-philosophical explanation of Jewish ethics. The book is divided into three sections. The first provides a general historical overview for the Jewish thought that follows. The second summarizes the variety of basic kinds of popular, positive Jewish commitment in the twentieth century. The third and major section summarizes the basic Price: $


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A specialist in contemporary Jewish thought, philosophy of religion, feminist theory and French philosophy, she has written and edited Levinas, Judaism, and the Feminine: The Silent Footsteps of Rebecca (); Emmanuel Levinas: Critical Assessments, vols () and Contemporary Jewish philosophies book and the Crisis of Humanism ().Cited by: 1.

This book aims to construct a contemporary Jewish philosophy that accounts for virtue ethics or, rather, to give Jewish virtue ethics a contemporary language for its expression.

Ira Bedzow draws significantly on the work of Moses Maimonides and his religio-philosophical explanation of Jewish : Hardcover. An analytic philosopher as well as a Jewish philosopher, he has written extensively on free will, ethics, epistemology, medieval and modern Jewish philosophy, and philosophy Contemporary Jewish philosophies book : Paperback.

Book Description. This text introduces the most important Jewish philosophers of contemporary times from the point of view of their original approach to both Judaism and philosophy and include: Hermann Cohen, Franz Rosenweig, Martin Buber, Leo Strauss, Emmanuel Levinas. Get this from a library.

Contemporary Jewish philosophies. [William E Kaufman] -- New forms of Jewish philosophical inquiry in response to the Holocaust, the American Jewish experience, and the establishment of Israel. William Kaufman traces the effects of this new stage of. This collection of essays by an internationally prominent group of scholars addresses themes central to the tradition of modern Jewish philosophy from the seventeenth through the twentieth centuries.

Included are essays on Spinoza, Mendelssohn, Cohen, Buber, Rosenzweig, Fackenheim, Soloveitchik, Strauss, and by: 7. Judith Plaskow, Professor of Religious Studies Emerita at Manhattan College in New York, is a leading Jewish feminist theologian.

She has forged a revolutionary vision of Judaism as an egalitarian religion and has argued for the inclusion of sexually marginalized groups in society in general and in Jewish society in : Judith Plaskow. Books shelved as jewish-philosophy: The Lonely Man of Faith by Joseph B.

Soloveitchik, The Guide for the Perplexed by Maimonides, The Book of Beliefs and. Shelves: favorite-jewish-philosophy, non-orthodox-judaism, philosophy, rabbi-berkovits-or-rav-kook, rabbi-heschel, religion I love the concept of this book and its one that I rarely see these days.

Rav Berkovits, tackles some of the most famous theologians of the past century/5. Contemporary Psychoanalysis and Modern Jewish Philosophy: Two Languages of Love explores the critical similarities and differences between the two disciplines, casting new light on both the analytic and philosophical understandings of how relationships develop, flourish, and : Michael Oppenheim.

Jewish philosophy is often presented as an addendum to Jewish religion rather than as a rich and varied tradition in its own right, but the History of Jewish Philosophy explores the entire scope and variety of Jewish philosophy from philosophical interpretations of the Bible right up to contemporary Jewish feminist and postmodernist thought.3/5(1).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kaufman, William E. Contemporary Jewish philosophies. [New York]: Reconstructionist Press, © (OCoLC)   The Cambridge Companion to Modern Jewish Philosophy book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Modern Jewish philosophy emerged in th /5.

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Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: William E Kaufman. Find more information about: ISBN:. This is the first book to bring together the major essays and lectures of Leo Strauss in the field of modern Jewish thought. It contains some of his most famous published writings, as well as significant writings which were previously unpublished/5(23).

This is one of the first textbooks to try to set the entire discipline of Jewish philosophy in its proper cultural and historical contexts. In so doing, it introduces the vibrant Jewish philosophical tradition to students while also making a significant contribution to inter-religious dialogue.

Victor J Seidler argues that the dominant Platonic tradition in the West has led to a form of. The third and major section summarizes the basic thought of those modern Jewish philosophers whose thought is technically the best and/or the most influential in Jewish intellectual circles.

The Jewish philosophers covered include Spinoza, Mendelssohn, Hermann Cohen, Martin Buber, Franz Rosenzweig, Mordecai Kaplan, and Emil Fackenheim. Contemporary Jewish Philosophy offers a comprehensive survey of Jewish philosophy in the twentieth century. At the same time, it gives an appraisal of the meaning of this philosophy within the context of the history of philosophy.

Daniel Rynhold and Michael J. Harris’s new book, Nietzsche, Soloveitchik, and Contemporary Jewish Philosophy, is a thoughtful, meticulously researched attempt to do what seems on its surface to be impossible: to reconcile the thought of one of Judaism’s most notorious and vociferous critics with that of one of its most thoughtful and eloquent advocates.

This book brings together for the first time a collection of essays by some of the most distinguished contemporary Jewish philosophers on issues such as the nature of Jewish philosophy from the perspectives of general philosophy, classical Jewish philosophy and Jewish law, the role of reason and revelation as authority in Judaism, and the impact of contemporary philosophy of history and.

Book Description. Relational psychoanalysis and modern Jewish philosophy have much to say about the dynamics of human relationships, but there has been no detailed, thorough, and constructive examination that brings together these two incisive discourses.

Modern Jewish philosophy has been, and continues to be, whatever is the outcome of a multifaceted engagement between, on the one hand, thinking about issues relevant to understanding the Jewish condition or the meaning of Judaism and Jewish life, and, on the other hand, philosophical thinking that is indebted to and responds to the tradition of Price: $It covers material from early China to the modern period, and includes philosophy, religion, literature, the arts, and culture generally.

A well-regarded and prominent component of the series is work in comparative East-West philosophy. Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Dennis J. Schmidt, ed.