Kabbalah and postmodernism: a dialogue

Introduction -- Postmodernism and Jewish mysticism -- Derrida and Jewish mysticism -- Tzimtzum and différance -- The shevirah and deconstruction -- A-systematic theology -- The doctrine of coincidentia oppositorum in Jewish mysticism -- The Torah of the tree of life -- Beyond the bounds of language...

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Published in:Studies in Judaism
Main Author: Drob, Sanford L.
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: New York, NY Bern Frankfurt a.M. Berlin Vienna [u.a.] Lang 2009
In:Studies in Judaism
Series/Journal:Studies in Judaism 3
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Cabala / The Postmodern
B Judaism / Mysticism / Jewish theology / The Modern
B Kaballah / Esotericism / The Postmodern
Further subjects:B Postmodernism Religious aspects Judaism
B Cabala History
B Mysticism Judaism
B Judaism Doctrines
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Summary:Introduction -- Postmodernism and Jewish mysticism -- Derrida and Jewish mysticism -- Tzimtzum and différance -- The shevirah and deconstruction -- A-systematic theology -- The doctrine of coincidentia oppositorum in Jewish mysticism -- The Torah of the tree of life -- Beyond the bounds of language -- Creation ex nihilo and the impossible Messiah -- Kabbalah, forms of consciousness and the structure of language
Item Description:Literaturverz. S. 315 - 322
ISBN:1433103044