The Rimini Papers: A Resurrection Controversy in Eighteenth-Century Italy

Malkiel, David
November 2002
Journal of Jewish Thought & Philosophy (Routledge);Nov2002, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p89
Academic Journal
Focuses on the resurrection controversy in Italy during the eighteenth century. Concentration on the posthumous fate of the soul over the body; Attitudes of Italian Jews toward resurrection, religion, science and philosophy; Challenges to the idea of resurrection from the realms of physics and theology.


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