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The Resource The Kabbalistic Culture of Eighteenth-Century Prague : Ezekiel Landau (the 'Noda Biyehudah') and His Contemporaries, (electronic resource)

The Kabbalistic Culture of Eighteenth-Century Prague : Ezekiel Landau (the 'Noda Biyehudah') and His Contemporaries, (electronic resource)

Label
The Kabbalistic Culture of Eighteenth-Century Prague : Ezekiel Landau (the 'Noda Biyehudah') and His Contemporaries
Title
The Kabbalistic Culture of Eighteenth-Century Prague
Title remainder
Ezekiel Landau (the 'Noda Biyehudah') and His Contemporaries
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive portrayal of rabbinic culture in eighteenth-century Prague highlighting the surprising centrality of kabbalah in one of the main centres of European Jewry
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Flatto, Sharon
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
The Littman library of Jewish civilization
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Judaism
  • Cabala
  • Mysticism
  • Jews
  • Prague (Czech Republic)
  • Cabala
  • Jews
  • Judaism
  • Mysticism
  • Czech Republic
Label
The Kabbalistic Culture of Eighteenth-Century Prague : Ezekiel Landau (the 'Noda Biyehudah') and His Contemporaries, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Contents
  • Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- Note on Transliteration and Conventions Used in the Text -- Introduction -- Part I: Jewish Culture in Eighteenth-Century Prague -- Chapter 1. Prague's Jewish Community -- Chapter 2. Prague's Rabbinic Culture: Halakhah and Kabbalah -- Chapter 3. Mystical and Modernizing Trends: Prague's Rabbinic Culture Threatened -- Part II: The Centrality of Kabbalah in Landau's Thought and Writings -- Introduction -- Chapter 4. Historiography, Personal History, and Folk Tales
  • Chapter 5. Promotion of Kabbalistic Study, Books, and Customs -- Chapter 6. Tension -- Part III: Kabbalistic Schools in Landau's Works -- Introduction -- Chapter 7. Zohar and Early Mystical Sources -- Chapter 8. The Path to Devekut: Ecstatic and Cordoverian Teachings -- Chapter 9. Lurianic Kabbalah: Berur, Final Sparks, and the Mission of Exile -- Part IV: Key Kabbalistic Doctrines for Landau and Prague jews -- Introduction -- Chapter 10. Demons, the Soul, and the Afterlife -- Chapter 11. The Banished Consort: Theurgy and the Exiled Shekhinah -- Conclusion -- Bibliography -- Index
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on1164504243
Extent
1 online resource (283 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781800345430
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv13r57h6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1164504243
Label
The Kabbalistic Culture of Eighteenth-Century Prague : Ezekiel Landau (the 'Noda Biyehudah') and His Contemporaries, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Contents
  • Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- Note on Transliteration and Conventions Used in the Text -- Introduction -- Part I: Jewish Culture in Eighteenth-Century Prague -- Chapter 1. Prague's Jewish Community -- Chapter 2. Prague's Rabbinic Culture: Halakhah and Kabbalah -- Chapter 3. Mystical and Modernizing Trends: Prague's Rabbinic Culture Threatened -- Part II: The Centrality of Kabbalah in Landau's Thought and Writings -- Introduction -- Chapter 4. Historiography, Personal History, and Folk Tales
  • Chapter 5. Promotion of Kabbalistic Study, Books, and Customs -- Chapter 6. Tension -- Part III: Kabbalistic Schools in Landau's Works -- Introduction -- Chapter 7. Zohar and Early Mystical Sources -- Chapter 8. The Path to Devekut: Ecstatic and Cordoverian Teachings -- Chapter 9. Lurianic Kabbalah: Berur, Final Sparks, and the Mission of Exile -- Part IV: Key Kabbalistic Doctrines for Landau and Prague jews -- Introduction -- Chapter 10. Demons, the Soul, and the Afterlife -- Chapter 11. The Banished Consort: Theurgy and the Exiled Shekhinah -- Conclusion -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
on1164504243
Extent
1 online resource (283 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781800345430
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv13r57h6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1164504243

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