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    Encountering the Medieval in Modern Jewish Thought.James Arthur Diamond & Aaron W. Hughes (eds.) - 2012 - Brill.
    Each chapter in Encountering the Medieval in Modern Jewish Thought addresses a different Jewish return to the medieval by using a language of renewal.
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    Leon Wieseltier's.James Arthur Diamond - 2004 - Philosophy and Literature 28 (1).
    : What does one do when the death of a parent demands reentry into an abandoned religious formalism? Raised in an orthodox Jewish home, schooled in the intricate discourse of rabbinic texts and yet long estranged from the ritualism of Jewish law, the prospect is maddening. Filial love compels a yearlong daily synagogue attendance where one recites a mourning prayer laden with myth and superstition. Kaddish is an exquisitely maneuvered headlong plunge into Judaism's expansive intellectual tradition. Thereby the current literary (...)
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  3. Emil L. Fackenheim: Philosopher, Theologian, Jew.Sharon Portnoff, James Arthur Diamond & Martin D. Yaffe (eds.) - 2008 - Brill.
    This volume is a scholarly tribute to Fackenheim’s memory. It covers a wide spectrum of Fackenheim’s work including biographical, philosophical, and theological aspects of his thought that have not been addressed adequately in the past. Elie Wiesel, a close personal friend to Fackenheim for over 30 years, has provided the Foreword for the volume.
     
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    Emil L. Fackenheim: Philosopher, Theologian, Jew.Sharon Portnoff, James Arthur Diamond & Martin D. Yaffe (eds.) - 2008 - Brill.
    Fackenheim's combination of erudition and generosity served to inspire a lifetime of philosophical inquiry, and a number of his students are represented in this ...
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