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Major trends in Jewish mysticism

Gershom Scholem

Major trends in Jewish mysticism

by Gershom Scholem

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Published by Schocken Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mysticism -- Judaism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementbased on the Hilda Strook lectures delivered at the Jewish Institute of Religion, New York.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination456 p.
    Number of Pages456
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17767396M

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In his introduction to Major Trends in Jewish Mysticism, Scholem blames Jewish scholars of the Haskalah period, who, because of what he decried their antagonism and neglect of the study of Kabbalah, allowed the field be all but monopolized by "charlatans and dreamers".

Mqjor Trends i71Jewish Mysticism is based on the Hilda Strook Lectures delivered by Professor Scholem at theJewish Institute of Religion, New York. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Scholem, Gershom Gerhard, Major trends in Jewish mysticism / by Gershom Scholem; foreword by Robert Alter.

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