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Author Klein-Braslavy, Sara.

Title Maimonides as biblical interpreter [electronic resource] / Sara Klein-Braslavy.

Imprint Boston : Academic Studies Press, 2011.

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Description 304 p.
Series Emunot : Jewish philosophy and Kabbalah
Emunot.
Note Some of the articles in this volume are based on portions of Perush ha-Rambam le-sipur Beri'at ha-‘olam, Perush ha-Rambam la-sipurim ‘al Adam be-farashat Be-reshit, and Shelomoh ha-Melekh eha-ezoerizm ha-filosofi be-mishnat ha-Rambam, works by the same author.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-282) and indexes.
Contents pt. 1. The creation of the world and the story of the Garden of Eden. A chapter in Maimonides' biblical exegesis : the interpretation of the story of the second day of creation -- On Maimonides' interpretation of the story of the Garden of Eden in the Guide for the perplexed I.2 -- The creation of the world and Maimonides interpretation of Genesis 1-5 -- pt. 2. Maimonides' methods of interpreting the Bible. Maimonides' interpretation of Jacob's dream of the ladder -- Maimonides' strategy for interpreting "woman" in the Guide for the perplexed -- Maimonides and esotericism. King Solomon and metaphysical esotericism according to Maimonides -- Maimonides' exoteric and esoteric biblical interpretations in the Guide for the perplexed -- Appendix: Abraham Bar iyya's interpretation of the story of the creation of man and the story of the Garden of Eden.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Language Essays in English and English translations of Hebrew essays.
Subject Maimonides, Moses, 1135-1204.
Maimonides, Moses, 1135-1204. Dallat al-'irn.
Bible. O.T. -- Criticism, interpretation, etc., Jewish.
Bible. O.T. -- Hermeneutics.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Klein-Braslavy, Sara. Perush ha-Rambam le-sipur Beri'at ha-‘olam. English.
Klein-Braslavy, Sara. Perush ha-Rambam la-sipurim ‘al Adam be-farashat Be-reshit. English.
Klein-Braslavy, Sara. Shelomoh ha-Melekh eha-ezoerizm ha-filosofi be-mishnat ha-Rambam. English.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781936235285 (hardback)
1936235285 (hardback)
9781618110435 (e-book)

 
    
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