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The Name of God in Jewish Thought : A Philosophical Analysis of Mystical Traditions from Apocalyptic to Kabbalah.

By: Miller, Michael T.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Routledge Jewish Studies Series: Publisher: Florence : Taylor and Francis, 2015Copyright date: ©2016Description: 1 online resource (201 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781317372134.Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Name of God in Jewish Thought : A Philosophical Analysis of Mystical Traditions from Apocalyptic to KabbalahDDC classification: 296.3 Online resources: Click here to view book
Contents:
Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Table of Contents -- Acknowledgements -- List of Abbreviations -- Introduction -- 1 Presence and speech: Rosenzweig's ontology and the rabbinic doctrine of creation via the Name -- 2 Losing the Name: Derrida's rejection of Logos theology -- 3 The intentional Name: Husserl and the Talmud on Metatron as a phenomenal object -- 4 The seventy faces of God: Kripke on names, identity and the angels of the Hekhalot -- 5 The tree of names: the source of logic and emanation in Wittgenstein and Gikatilla -- 6 Name and letter: deconstructing language with Abulafian prophecy and Levinasian othering -- 7 Redemption in the Name: Walter Benjamin's kabbalistic Messianism -- 8 Conclusion: the metaphysical meaning of the Name -- Appendix: Hagiga 15a manuscript variations -- Index.
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Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Table of Contents -- Acknowledgements -- List of Abbreviations -- Introduction -- 1 Presence and speech: Rosenzweig's ontology and the rabbinic doctrine of creation via the Name -- 2 Losing the Name: Derrida's rejection of Logos theology -- 3 The intentional Name: Husserl and the Talmud on Metatron as a phenomenal object -- 4 The seventy faces of God: Kripke on names, identity and the angels of the Hekhalot -- 5 The tree of names: the source of logic and emanation in Wittgenstein and Gikatilla -- 6 Name and letter: deconstructing language with Abulafian prophecy and Levinasian othering -- 7 Redemption in the Name: Walter Benjamin's kabbalistic Messianism -- 8 Conclusion: the metaphysical meaning of the Name -- Appendix: Hagiga 15a manuscript variations -- Index.

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<p>Michael T. Miller is a researcher in Jewish mysticism and modern philosophy, with a focus on Jewish thought from the Second Temple period to the medieval Kabbalah. His philosophical interests cover modern Jewish philosophy as well as philosophy of language and metaphysics.</p>

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