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The Resource Open secret : postmessianic messianism and the mystical revision of Menahẹm Mendel Schneerson, Elliot R. Wolfson

Open secret : postmessianic messianism and the mystical revision of Menahẹm Mendel Schneerson, Elliot R. Wolfson

Label
Open secret : postmessianic messianism and the mystical revision of Menahẹm Mendel Schneerson
Title
Open secret
Title remainder
postmessianic messianism and the mystical revision of Menahẹm Mendel Schneerson
Statement of responsibility
Elliot R. Wolfson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Menahem Mendel Schneerson (1902-1994) was the seventh and seemingly last Rebbe of the Habad-Lubavitch dynasty. Marked by conflicting tendencies, Schneerson was a radical messianic visionary who promoted a conservative political agenda, a reclusive contemplative who built a hasidic sect into an international movement, and a man dedicated to the exposition of mysteries who nevertheless harbored many secrets. Schneerson astutely masked views that might be deemed heterodox by the canons of orthodoxy while engineering a fundamentalist ideology that could subvert traditional gender hier
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wolfson, Elliot R
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schneerson, Menachem Mendel
  • Schneerson, Menachem Mendel
  • Habad
  • Habad
  • Mysticism
  • RELIGION
  • Habad
  • Mysticism
  • Teachings
  • Jewish Studies
  • Religion, Jewish Studies, Theology
  • Theology, Jewish Studies and Religious Studies
Label
Open secret : postmessianic messianism and the mystical revision of Menahẹm Mendel Schneerson, Elliot R. Wolfson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Concealing the concealment: the politics of the esoteric -- Avoiding place: apophatic embodiment -- Semiotic transubstantiation of the somatic -- Messianic Torah: hypernomian transvaluation -- Female encircles male: gender transposition -- Apocalyptic crossing: beyond the (non)Jewish other -- Postface: in an instant -- advent of the (non)event
Control code
ocn787847837
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 452 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231520317
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/wolf14630
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgr9tk
  • 01a42515-d1c3-40e6-9b65-988d063bb788
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)787847837
Label
Open secret : postmessianic messianism and the mystical revision of Menahẹm Mendel Schneerson, Elliot R. Wolfson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Concealing the concealment: the politics of the esoteric -- Avoiding place: apophatic embodiment -- Semiotic transubstantiation of the somatic -- Messianic Torah: hypernomian transvaluation -- Female encircles male: gender transposition -- Apocalyptic crossing: beyond the (non)Jewish other -- Postface: in an instant -- advent of the (non)event
Control code
ocn787847837
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 452 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231520317
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/wolf14630
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgr9tk
  • 01a42515-d1c3-40e6-9b65-988d063bb788
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)787847837

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