Arguments and doctrines; a reader of Jewish thinking in the aftermath of the Holocaust. Selected with introductory essays by Arthur A. Cohen.

[1st ed.].. New York, Harper and Row [1970] .

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Subjects Judaism -- 20th century.
Judaism -- Tendencies, 20th century.
Description xviii, 541 pages 22 cm
Copyright Date [1970]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents part 1. The foreground of Jewish existence: Does the Jew exist?: Sartre's morality play about anti-Semitism / Harold Rosenberg -- The Jew as pariah: a hidden tradition / Hannah Arendt -- Simone Weil, prophet out of Israel: a saint of the absurd / Leslie Fiedler -- Contra Simone Weil: "The voices of demons for the silence of God" / Hans Meyerhoff -- Franz Kafka and the tree of knowledge / Nahum N. Glatzer -- From Marxism to Judaism: Jewish belief as a dynamic of social action / Will Herberg -- Uniqueness and universality of Jewish history: a mid-century revaluation / J.L. Talmon -- pt. 2. The renewal of theology: Modern Judaism's need for philosophy: a question of vitality / Erich Unger -- Prophets and philosophers: the scandal of prophecy / Lou H. Silberman -- The philosopher and the Jew / Arthur A. Cohen -- To recast rationalism / Monford Harris -- God and man in modern thought: man as the heir of God / S.H. Bergman -- Self-realization and the search for God: a critique of modern humanism and a defense of Jewish supernaturalism / Emil L. Fackenheim -- Jewish existence and the living God: the religious duty of survival / Emil L. Fackenheim -- The "chosenness" of Israel and the Jew of today / Will Herberg -- Man's morals and God's will: the meaning of Abraham's sacrifice / David Baumgardt -- Tradition and commentary as religious categories in Judaism / Gershom G. Scholem -- Job and the possibility of Biblical tragedy / Baruch Kurzweil -- part 3. Challenges to Jewish belief: God and the psychoanalysts: Can Freud and religion be reconciled? / Irving Kristol -- Apologia contra Rabbines / Ben Halpern -- Are we Israelis still Jews?: the search for Judaism in the new society / Ernst Simon -- The issue between Judaism and Christianity: facing up to the unreasolvable difference / Jacob Taubes -- Religion and state: the case for interaction / Aharon Lichtenstein -- How live by Jewish law today?: a proposal for those who have fallen away / Hans Joachim Schoeps -- part 4. The expectation and the trust: The pangs of redemption / Yehezkel Kaufmann -- Judaism for the nations / Erich Isaac -- The personal Messiah: toward the restoration of a discarded doctrine / Steven S. Schwarzshild.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)85138
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WorldCat Identities Cohen, Arthur A. 1928-1986,
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