The Resource Torah in the observatory : Gersonides, Maimonides, Song of Songs, Menachem Kellner, (electronic resource)

Torah in the observatory : Gersonides, Maimonides, Song of Songs, Menachem Kellner, (electronic resource)

Label
Torah in the observatory : Gersonides, Maimonides, Song of Songs
Title
Torah in the observatory
Title remainder
Gersonides, Maimonides, Song of Songs
Statement of responsibility
Menachem Kellner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kellner, Menachem Marc
Index
index present
LC call number
B755
LC item number
.K45 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Emunot
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Levi ben Gershom
  • Maimonides, Moses
  • Jewish philosophy
  • Philosophy, Medieval
Label
Torah in the observatory : Gersonides, Maimonides, Song of Songs, Menachem Kellner, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-364) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Providence and the rabbinic tradition -- Mosaic prophecy: Maimonides and Gersonides -- Eschatology and miracles -- Creation, miracles, revelation -- Song of Songs and Gersonides' world -- Maimonides and Gersonides on astronomy and metaphysics -- Gersonides on the Song of Songs and the nature of science -- Politics and perfection: Gersonides vs. Maimonides -- The role of the active intellect in human cognition -- Imitatio dei and the dissemination of scientific knowledge -- Moses ibn Tibbon and Gersonides on Song of Songs -- Misogyny: Gersonides vs. Maimonides -- Gersonides and his cultured despisers: Arama and Abravanel
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
374 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3110429
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3110429
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10512257
  • (CaONFJC)MIL546866
  • (OCoLC)760982069
Label
Torah in the observatory : Gersonides, Maimonides, Song of Songs, Menachem Kellner, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-364) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Providence and the rabbinic tradition -- Mosaic prophecy: Maimonides and Gersonides -- Eschatology and miracles -- Creation, miracles, revelation -- Song of Songs and Gersonides' world -- Maimonides and Gersonides on astronomy and metaphysics -- Gersonides on the Song of Songs and the nature of science -- Politics and perfection: Gersonides vs. Maimonides -- The role of the active intellect in human cognition -- Imitatio dei and the dissemination of scientific knowledge -- Moses ibn Tibbon and Gersonides on Song of Songs -- Misogyny: Gersonides vs. Maimonides -- Gersonides and his cultured despisers: Arama and Abravanel
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
374 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3110429
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3110429
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10512257
  • (CaONFJC)MIL546866
  • (OCoLC)760982069

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