The radical enlightenment of Solomon Maimon Judaism, heresy, and philosophy by Abraham P. Socher

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Maimon, Salomon, -- 1754-1800.,
  • Philosophy, Jewish.,
  • Haskalah.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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StatementAbraham P. Socher.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB3068 .S65 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 248 p.
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22738671M
ISBN 100804751366

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As a writer and philosopher, Solomon Maimon acknowledged that his work was not as graceful as Moses Mendelssohn's mellifluous German prose or as architectonically grandiose as Immanuel Kant's Critiques. Indeed, his work is not as revered as that of Mendelssohn and Kant.

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Paper Title: “Solomon Maimon on Spinoza, Mendelssohn and the Maskilim” Abraham Socher is professor of Religion and director of Jewish Studies at Oberlin College. He is the author of The Radical Enlightenment of Solomon Maimon (Stanford, ) and the founding editor of the Jewish Review of Books.

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