Philosopher and prophet Judah Halevi, the Kuzari, and the evolution of his thought / Yochanan Silman ; translated from the Hebrew by Lenn J. Schramm

Author(s): Silman, Yochanan
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Subjects: Judah, ha-Levi, 12th cent. Kitāb al-hụjjah
Kitāb al-hụjjah
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Jewish philosophy
Philosophy, Medieval
Judah, Kitāb al-hụjjah
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English, Hebrew (translated from)
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Albany : State University of New York Press, c1995
Series: SUNY series in Judaica
LC Classification: B, BM
Table of Contents: Preface
Pt. I. The Philosopher's Thought
1. Aristotelian Philosophy in the Kuzari 3
2. Divinity and Individuation 15
3. Form and Matter 31
4. Aristotelian Anthropology 51
5. Human Activity 77
Pt. II. Halevi's Earlier Thought
6. Introduction to the Earlier Thought 109
7. The Theology of the Early Thought 119
8. Anthropology in the Earlier Thought 131
9. The Historical Dimension in the Earlier Thought 137
10. The Jewish People, Their Commandments, and Their Uniqueness in the Earlier Thought 143
11. Eretz Israel as the Chosen Land 153
12. An Overview of Halevi's Earlier Thought 159
Pt. III. Halevi's Later Thought
13. Introduction: Unique Features 169
14. Human Experience and the Divine Presence 173
15. God and the World 183
16. The Later Anthropology 227
17. History in the Later Thought 253
18. The Jewish People, Their Commandments, and Their Uniqueness in the Later Thought 275
19. An Overview of Halevi's Later Thought 289
Pt. IV. The Unity of the Kuzari
20. Introduction: The Structure of the Book and Its Unity 311
21. Theology and Anthropology 315
22. Form and Content in the Kuzari 331
Appendix: The Giving of the Torah and Commandments as a Process 341
Bibliography 345
Indexes 349
Alternate Title(s): Ben filosof le-navi.
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Notes: ISBN: 0585066892 (electronic bk.) :$57.50
ISBN: 0791424618
ISBN: 0791424626 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 345-347) and indexes
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 2000. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries
Physical Description: x, 370 p. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 45731608
ISBN/ISSN: 0585066892
0791424618
0791424626

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