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The Resource From metaphysics to midrash : myth, history, and the interpretation of Scripture in Lurianic Kabbala, Shaul Magid, (electronic book)

From metaphysics to midrash : myth, history, and the interpretation of Scripture in Lurianic Kabbala, Shaul Magid, (electronic book)

Label
From metaphysics to midrash : myth, history, and the interpretation of Scripture in Lurianic Kabbala
Title
From metaphysics to midrash
Title remainder
myth, history, and the interpretation of Scripture in Lurianic Kabbala
Statement of responsibility
Shaul Magid
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In From Metaphysics to Midrash, Shaul Magid explores the exegetical tradition of Isaac Luria and his followers within the historical context in 16th-century Safed, a unique community that brought practitioners of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam into close contract with one another
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Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Magid, Shaul
Dewey number
222/.1068092
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BM525.L835
LC item number
M34 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cabala
  • Metaphysics
  • Other (Philosophy)
  • Tsefat (Israel)
  • Luria, Isaac ben Solomon
Label
From metaphysics to midrash : myth, history, and the interpretation of Scripture in Lurianic Kabbala, Shaul Magid, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [321]-345) 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
Kabbala, new historicism, and the question of boundaries -- The Lurianic myth: a playbill -- Genesis: "And Adam's sin was (very) great": original sin in Lurianic exegesis -- Exodus: The "other" Israel: the ʻerev rav (mixed multitude) as conversos -- Leviticus: The sin of becoming a woman: male homosexuality and the castration complex -- Numbers: Balaam, Moses, and the prophecy of the "other": a Lurianic vision for the erasure of difference -- Deuteronomy: the human and/as God: divine incarnation and the "image of God"
Control code
ebr10257210
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 349 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780253350886
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
From metaphysics to midrash : myth, history, and the interpretation of Scripture in Lurianic Kabbala, Shaul Magid, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [321]-345) 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
Kabbala, new historicism, and the question of boundaries -- The Lurianic myth: a playbill -- Genesis: "And Adam's sin was (very) great": original sin in Lurianic exegesis -- Exodus: The "other" Israel: the ʻerev rav (mixed multitude) as conversos -- Leviticus: The sin of becoming a woman: male homosexuality and the castration complex -- Numbers: Balaam, Moses, and the prophecy of the "other": a Lurianic vision for the erasure of difference -- Deuteronomy: the human and/as God: divine incarnation and the "image of God"
Control code
ebr10257210
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 349 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780253350886
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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