(No ratings yet)

ISBN-10 159264483X
ISBN-13 9781592644834
Publication Date 2018-01-19 00:00:00

This book has been found by 1 other people

Related Textbooks

Judaism's Encounter with Other Cultures: Rejection or Integration?

Aharon Lichtenstein

Vendor Type Number Of Page Price View Availability
Amazon Hardcover 130 $13.20 View Available
AbeBooks.com Paperback 120 $3.15 View On Backorder
Vendor Type Price View Availability
Amazon Hardcover $13.20 View Available
AbeBooks.com Paperback $3.15 View On Backorder
Vendor Type Price View
Amazon Audiobook $10.20 View
AbeBooks.com Ebook $31.15 View
Sell my copy of this book to Amazon and get this much trade in value
Rent a copy of this book from Amazon
This book is primarily used in: (0 votes)

Nobody else has voted, be the first!

Product Description

The issue of Judaism's relationship to wisdom derived from non-Jewish sources has been one of the most basic concerns of Jewish intellectual history from antiquity to modern times. As the encounters between traditional Jews and world culture become ever more extensive in the digital age, this tension is perhaps more relevant now than ever. In Judaism's Encounter with Other Cultures: Rejection or Integration?, four eminent scholars provide fresh insight into this continuing discussion. In compelling essays, they present multiple angles to the issue, providing a rich sampling of source material and offering an eloquent case for the perpetuation of Judaism's dialogue and cultural interaction with the outside world.
The first three essays of this classic volume-by Professors Gerald Blidstein, David Berger, and Shnayer Z. Leiman
present comprehensive and authoritative historical overviews of central themes in the debate over Judaism's encounter with world culture. The final essay a breathtaking philosophical, halakhic, and educational opus by Rabbi Dr. Aharon Lichtenstein has become a primary source in a discussion which continues to resonate deeply among committed Jews.

Amazon Reviews