Encounters Between Judaism and Modern Philosophy

by Emil Fackenheim

Publisher: Schocken

Written in English
Published: Pages: 275 Downloads: 186
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Subjects:

  • Judaism,
  • Philosophy and religion,
  • Modern Philosophy,
  • Philosophy Of Judaism,
  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Judaism - General,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • 20th century,
  • Judaism and philosophy
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages275
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7933587M
ISBN 100805206566
ISBN 109780805206562
OCLC/WorldCa6278478

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A comprehensive, multi-disciplinary, multi-authored guide to contemporary Jewish life and thought, focusing on social, cultural and historical aspects of Judaism alongside theological issues. This volume includes 38 newly-commissioned essays, including contributions from leading specialists in their fields. This book covers the major areas of thought in contemporary Jewish Studies, including. Norbert Max Samuelson has written: 'An introduction to modern Jewish philosophy' -- subject(s): History, Jewish Philosophy, Judaism 'Revelation and the God of Israel' -- subject(s): God (Judaism.   This could be a book, so let's take a few factors Judaism is a tribal faith. While we do have converts, mostly, you are born into it and it's an ethnicity. Islam is a faith that requires belief. Christianity is a faith that requires belief.   The Hardcover of the The Three Sons of Abraham: Interfaith Encounters Between Judaism, Christianity and Islam by Jacques B. Doukhan at Barnes & Noble. Interfaith Encounters Between Judaism, Christianity and Islam by Jacques B. Doukhan (Editor) A founder of modern analytic philosophy and one of the most important logicians of theAuthor: Jacques B. Doukhan.

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This complex of questions has been at the heart of Emil Fackenheim's agenda as a Jewish philosopher for decades. They pervade his Encounters Between Judaism and Modern Philosophy () and To Mend the World ().

This new anthology of Fackenheim papers, originally published between the late forties and the early nineties, pursues this inquiry. The Sages, their Concepts and Beliefs, ).), incl. bibl.; H.A. Wolfson, Philo Foundations of Religious Philosophy in Judaism, Christianity and Islam (); idem, The Philosophy of the Church Fathers, vol.

1 (; 2); idem, Religious Philosophy (); idem, The Philosophy of Spinoza (); idem, The Philosophy of the Kalam ( Emil Ludwig Fackenheim (22 June – 18 September ) was a noted Jewish philosopher and Reform rabbi. Born in Halle, Germany, he was arrested by Nazis on the night of 9 Novemberknown as y interned at the Sachsenhausen concentration camp (–), he escaped with his younger brother Wolfgang to Great Britain, where his parents later joined : 20th-century philosophy.

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Book Reviews. Book Reviews. Review of Israeli. Judaism - Judaism - Ethics and society: Jewish affirmations about God and humans intersect in the concept of Torah as the ordering of human existence in the direction of the divine. Humans are ethically responsible creatures who are responsive to the presence of God in nature and in history.

Although this responsiveness is expressed on many levels, it is most explicitly called for within. Modern Judaism and Historical Consciousness Identities, Encounters, Perspectives is a comprehensive handbook devoted to the complex relationship between modern Judaism and historical thinking in Europe, the United States, and Israel from the Enlightenment to the present.

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The relationship between Judaism and philosophy has been the subject of discussion at least since Late Antiquity. Often, however, philosophy is reified as a distinct body of knowledge, the views of Epicurus and his followers, Aristotle’s corpus, or the very idea of the self-sufficiency of human reason, and viewed as either in conflict or agreement with an equally simplified notion of.

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The book contains 16 contributions by scholars from various fields of religious studies. It should appeal to. Hellenistic Judaism was a form of Judaism in classical antiquity that combined Jewish religious tradition with elements of Greek the fall of the Western Roman Empire and the early Muslim conquests of the eastern Mediterranean, the main centers of Hellenistic Judaism were Alexandria in Egypt and Antioch in Syria (now in southern Turkey), the two main Greek urban settlements of the.

These confine themselves to a critical exposition of Hegel’s philosophical mediation of Jewish history. A much more extensive account, to be published by Basic Books in my forthcoming Encounters Between Judaism and Modern Philosophy, will confront Hegel’s mediation of Jewish history with Jewish self-mediation in by: 2.

At the beginning of his major theological statement, God in Search of Man, Heschel poses the question of the relation between philosophy and Judaism, comparing it to the relationship between philosophy and religion. 10 Heschel directly introduces a further dimension: the relationship between philosophy and : Gianluca Giannini.

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Obituaries. The staff of (), Jewish Return Into History: Reflections in the Age of Auschwitz and a New Jerusalem (); Encounters Between Judaism and Modern Philosophy (), and God's Presence in History: Fackenheim's most recent book, An Epitaph for German Judaism: From Halle to [End Page ] Jerusalem () is an autobiography.

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Philosophy, science, a new concern with the self, feminism, and many other modern developments and values have led modern Jewish thinkers to reassess their views of the Jewish deity. Post-Enlightenment Jewish thinkers presented modified conceptions of God that attempted to reconcile modern philosophical trends with Jewish tradition.

Numerous scholars have analyzed the links between modern antisemitism and traditional Christian attitudes towards Jews and Judaism. Nationalist and racist antisemites may have broken with their Christian origins, but they retained a Christian antipathy towards Jews, updating and secularizing venomous myths about Judaism that had roots in the.

The new philosophers–Spinoza, Descartes, Hume, Kant, Hegel, and Nietzsche, later the existentialists, and later still the linguistic philosophers, all developed their own original approach, presenting new challenges to traditional Judaism.

But in the modern period philosophy was largely pursued by Jews as a discipline independent of : Rabbi Louis Jacobs.Download Citation | Modern Judaism and historical consciousness: Identities, encounters, perspectives | Written by leading authors in their respective fields, this first comprehensive handbook on.Encounters of the children of Abraham from ancient to modern times / Summary: Christianity, Judaism and Islam - the Children of Abraham - constitute the spiritual foundations of Western civilization.

They affect the interactions of entire nations and individuals, though their history is often understood as one of conflict and controversy.