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The Guide for the Perplexed

Moses Maimonides

By Leon Roth

Routledge – 2008 – 152 pages

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    978-0-415-44487-3
    November 29th 2007

Description

Originally published in 1948.

Moses Maimonides was one of the most powerful philosophers of the Middle Ages. The philosophical basis which he elaborated for Judaism had a profound influence on mediaeval Christian thinkers. This volume describes the full background of Maimonides’s thinking in its twelfth-century historical and religious context.

Contents

1. The Man and his Work 2. The Guide 3. Maimonides’ Place in History

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Description: By Leon Roth. Originally published in 1948. Moses Maimonides was one of the most powerful philosophers of the Middle Ages. The philosophical basis which he elaborated for Judaism had a profound influence on mediaeval Christian thinkers. This volume describes the...
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