Gershom Scholem: an intellectual biography

The stories of Gershom Scholem -- Writing the myth of exile: in search of political rejuvenation, 1913-1918 -- Messianism as symbol: the Lurianic school and the emergence of a mystical-political society -- When a dream comes true: Zionist politics in Palestine, 1923-1931 -- Against all odds: Sabbate...

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Main Author: Engel, Amir (Author)
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Chicago The University of Chicago Press [2017]
Series/Journal:Studies in German-Jewish cultural history and literature / Franz Rosenzweig Minerva Research Center, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Scholem, Gershom 1897-1982
Further subjects:B Jewish scholars
B Zionism History 20th century
B Mysticism
B History
B 1900-1999
B Scholem, Gershom
B Scholem, Gershom 1897-1982
B Jewish scholars Germany Biography
B Jewish scholars Israel Biography
B Mysticism Judaism
B Zionism
B Biography
B Israel
B Germany
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Summary:The stories of Gershom Scholem -- Writing the myth of exile: in search of political rejuvenation, 1913-1918 -- Messianism as symbol: the Lurianic school and the emergence of a mystical-political society -- When a dream comes true: Zionist politics in Palestine, 1923-1931 -- Against all odds: Sabbatean belief and the Sabbatean movement -- For the love of Israel: the turn from the fringe to the mainstream of Zionist thinking -- The man and the image
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:022642863X