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Author Tanenbaum, Adena
Title Contemplative Soul : Hebrew Poetry and Philosophical Theory in Medieval Spain
Imprint Leiden : Brill Academic Publishers, 2002
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Note Intro -- CONTENTS -- Table of Poems -- Preface -- 1. From Greco-Arabic Thought to Hebrew Poetry -- 2. God, Man, and the Universe: Solomon Ibn Gabirol's Keter Malkhut -- 3. A Sermon to the Soul: Solomon Ibn Gabirol's "Shabbe i nafshi le- urekh -- 4. Intertwined Exiles: Moses Ibn Ezra's "Nafshi ivvitikha ba-laylah -- 5. The Adornment of the Soul: A Philosophical Motif -- 6. Meditation on the Soul as a Prelude to Prayer: Abraham Ibn Ezra's "Imrat ye idah le-ya id ya atah -- 7. The Motif of Self-Knowledge: "From My Flesh I Behold God -- 8. Anti-rationalism or Metaphysical Skepticism? Judah Halevi's "Shuvi nafshi li-mnu aykhi -- 9. An Inventive Heir: Judah Al arizi and his Andalusian Models -- 10. The Afterlife of the Genre: The Reception and Transformation of Andalusian Poems on the Soul -- Bibliography -- Bibliographical Abbreviations -- Primary Sources -- Secondary Literature -- Indices -- Index of Poems -- Index of Sources -- General Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- W -- Y -- Z
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Tanenbaum, Adena Contemplative Soul : Hebrew Poetry and Philosophical Theory in Medieval Spain Leiden : Brill Academic Publishers,c2002 9789004120914
Subject Ibn Gabirol, -- 11th cent. -- Criticism and interpretation.;Hebrew poetry, Medieval -- Spain -- Andalusia -- History and criticism.;Jewish religious poetry, Hebrew -- Spain -- Andalusia -- History and criticism.;Soul in literature
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