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Gershom Scholem's Major Trends in Jewish Mysticism 50 Years After
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Peter Schäfer, Peter Schafer, Joseph Dan
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Mohr Siebeck

Sponsored by the Gershom Scholem Center for the Study of Jewish Mysticism.
The Correspondence of Hannah Arendt and Gershom Scholem
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Hannah Arendt, Gershom Scholem
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-17 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

The essence of the correspondence between Arendt and Scholem can be said to lie in three things. Above all it provides an intimate account of how two great intellectuals try to come to terms with being both German and Jewish, and how to think about Germany before, during, and after
Gershom Scholem
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: David Biale
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-19 - Publisher: Yale University Press

A new biography of the seminal twentieth-century historian and thinker who pioneered the study of Jewish mysticism and profoundly influenced the Zionist movement Gershom Scholem (1897–1982) was perhaps the foremost Jewish intellectual of the twentieth century. Pioneering the study of Jewish mysticism as a legitimate academic discipline, he overturned the
Gershom Scholem
Language: en
Pages: 127
Authors: Paul Mendes-Flohr, Paul R. Mendes-Flohr
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

In the early part of the twentieth century, Gershom Scholem (1897-1982) founded the academic discipline of the study of Jewish Mysticism. In so doing, he not only broke new scholarly ground; but he also revolutionized the field of Judaic Studies as a whole and left an indelible mark on the
Gershom Scholem
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: David Biale
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

A new biography of the seminal twentieth-century historian and thinker who pioneered the study of Jewish mysticism and profoundly influenced the Zionist movement Gershom Scholem (1897-1982) was perhaps the foremost Jewish intellectual of the twentieth century. Pioneering the study of Jewish mysticism as a legitimate academic discipline, he overturned the