TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Greenberg, Gershon
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Journal of Jewish Thought & Philosophy (Routledge);Oct2000, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p171
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
3812280

 

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