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In this paper I explain what is the difference between a book and a document according to Levinas. T hen I explain why, although he was very reluctant to read "cabalistic documents" he was interested by R. Haïm of Volozin's book, Nefesh HaHaïm , and even praised the French translation of the book as an event worth the attention of Jews, Christians and Muslims. T he main point is concerns his understanding of God "from our view point"
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L'au-delà du verset. Lectures et discours talmudiques.Emmanuel Levinas - 1982 - Revue Philosophique de la France Et de l'Etranger 172 (4):680-681.

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