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The Resource Idolatry and representation : the philosophy of Franz Rosenzweig reconsidered, Leora Batnitzky

Idolatry and representation : the philosophy of Franz Rosenzweig reconsidered, Leora Batnitzky

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Idolatry and representation : the philosophy of Franz Rosenzweig reconsidered
Title
Idolatry and representation
Title remainder
the philosophy of Franz Rosenzweig reconsidered
Statement of responsibility
Leora Batnitzky
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Although Franz Rosenzweig is arguably the most important Jewish philosopher of the twentieth century, his thought remains little understood. Here, Leora Batnitzky argues that Rosenzweig's redirection of German-Jewish ethical monotheism anticipates and challenges contemporary trends in religious studies, ethics, philosophy, anthropology, theology, and biblical studies. This text, which captures the hermeneutical movement of Rosenzweig's corpus, is the first to consider the full import of the cultural criticism articulated in his writings on the modern meanings of art, language, ethics, and natio
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Batnitzky, Leora Faye
Dewey number
296.3/092
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BM755.R6
LC item number
B38 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rosenzweig, Franz
  • Judaism
  • Idolatry
  • Jewish philosophy
  • Rosenzweig, Franz
  • RELIGION
  • Idolatry
  • Jewish philosophy
  • Judaism
Label
Idolatry and representation : the philosophy of Franz Rosenzweig reconsidered, Leora Batnitzky
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-272) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The eradication of alien worship: Rosenzweig as ethical monotheist -- Miracles and martyrs, ethics and hermeneutics: idolatry from Mendelssohn to Rosenzweig -- The philosophical import of carnal Israel: hermeneutics and the structure of Rosenzweig's The star of redemption -- Risky images: Rosenzweig's aesthetic theory and Jewish uncanniness -- The problem of translation: risking the present for the sake of the past -- Risking religion: Christian idolatry -- Risking politics: Jewish idolatry -- After Israel: Rosenzweig's philosophy of risk reconsidered -- The future of monotheism
Control code
51328469
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 281 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612767012
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt10xvn
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51328469
Label
Idolatry and representation : the philosophy of Franz Rosenzweig reconsidered, Leora Batnitzky
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-272) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The eradication of alien worship: Rosenzweig as ethical monotheist -- Miracles and martyrs, ethics and hermeneutics: idolatry from Mendelssohn to Rosenzweig -- The philosophical import of carnal Israel: hermeneutics and the structure of Rosenzweig's The star of redemption -- Risky images: Rosenzweig's aesthetic theory and Jewish uncanniness -- The problem of translation: risking the present for the sake of the past -- Risking religion: Christian idolatry -- Risking politics: Jewish idolatry -- After Israel: Rosenzweig's philosophy of risk reconsidered -- The future of monotheism
Control code
51328469
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 281 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612767012
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt10xvn
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51328469

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