New PDF release: An Introduction to Modern Jewish Thinkers: From Spinoza to

By Alan T. Levenson

Highlighting recognized Jewish thinkers from a truly broad spectrum of opinion, the writer addresses quite a number concerns, together with: What makes a philosopher Jewish? What makes smooth Jewish proposal glossy? How have secular Jews built-in Jewish conventional concept with agnosticism? What do Orthodox thinkers need to educate non-Orthodox Jews and vice versa? every one bankruptcy incorporates a brief, judiciously selected choice from the given writer, in addition to inquiries to consultant the reader throughout the fabric. brief biographical essays on the finish of every bankruptcy provide the reader concepts for extra readings and supply the low-down on which books are definitely worth the reader's whereas. creation to trendy Jewish Thinkers represents a decade of the author's event instructing scholars starting from undergraduate age to their seventies. this can be a great textbook for undergraduate classes.

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