They Made Their Souls Anew: Ils Ont Refait Leur Ame

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SUNY Press, 1990 M01 1 - 179 pages
This is an original, philosophical discussion in which Andreå Neher relates the lives of prominent nineteenth- and twentieth-century Jews to traditional Jewish thought on issues of assimilation, the Holocaust, and liberal intellectualism.

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Contents

Heinrich Heine
2
Franz Rosenzweig
2
Karl Wolfskehl
17
Aaron Abraham Kabak
23
The Knots and the Tensions
29
The Anti and Its Masks
37
The Meta and its Morphoses
49
THE SITUATION OF BIBLICAL
65
The Variants of Disassimilation
99
The Challenge Accepted
105
The Returners from Marxism
121
Ernst Bloch
131
From the Temptation of the Cross to the Star
139
From Baptism to Kol NidreArnold Schönberg
149
Kol Nidre
165
SHORT BIBLIOGRAPHY
171

The Typological Sociodrama
77
The Prophetical Metadrama
87

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About the author (1990)

Andreå Neher was a Professor at the University of Strasbourg and the author of more than twenty works translated worldwide.

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