TITLE

Rosenzweig's Dialectic of Defiance and Critique of Islam

AUTHOR(S)
Cahan, Jean Axelrad
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Journal of Jewish Thought & Philosophy (Routledge);Sep99, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the dialectic of defiance and critique of Islam by Franz Rosenzweig in his book 'Der Stern der Erlosung.' Role of Rosenzweig's concept of Islam in his theories about the nature of religious faith; Viability and justification of comparisons of different religious cultures; Orientalist tendency in Rosenzweig's work; Conclusion that Rosenzweig regressed to the Hegelian methodology he set out to overthrow.
ACCESSION #
4030126

 

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