Fifty Key Jewish Thinkers

Cohn-Sherbok, Dan
ISBN:
9780203088746

Fifty Key Jewish Thinkers is a panoramic survey of over 2,000 years of Jewish thought, religious and secular, ancient and modern. Now in its second edition, this essential reference guide contains new introductions to the lives and works of such thinkers as: Hannah Arendt, Immanuel Levinas, Judith Plaskow, Sigmund Freud, Walter Benjamin. Also including fully updated guides to further reading on figures from the middle ages through to the twenty-first century, historical maps and a chronology placing the thinkers in context, this is an essential and affordable one-volume reference to a rich and complex tradition. About the Author: Dan Cohn-Sherbok is Professor of Jewish Theology at the University of Wales, Lampeter Read More Show Less

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