Elhanan Wasserman's Response to the Growing Catastrophe in Europe: The Role of Ha'gra and Hofets Hayim Upon His Thought

Greenberg, Gershon
October 2000
Journal of Jewish Thought & Philosophy (Routledge);Oct2000, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p171
Academic Journal
Examines the role of Ha'gra and Hofets Hayim in the religious response of Elhanan Wasserman to the impending Holocaust. Account of Wasserman's knowledge of Torah; Basis for the understanding of objective historical reality; Accounts on the internal state of war against Da'at Torah; Role of God in the Torah universe; Description of Ha'gra's dialectical metaphysics.


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