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Altmann, Alexander 1906-1987

Overview
Works: 240 works in 843 publications in 5 languages and 11,076 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference papers and proceedings  Biography  Records and correspondence  Apologetic writings  Bibliography  Festschriften 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Honoree, Contributor, Collector, Author of introduction, Dedicatee, Adapter
Classifications: B2693, 193
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Most widely held works by Alexander Altmann
Isaac Israeli; a Neoplatonic philosopher of the early tenth century, his works translated with comments and an outline of his philosophy by Isaac Israeli( )

33 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in English and held by 1,853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<Div><div> Recognized as one of the earliest Jewish neo-Platonist writers, Isaac ben Solomon Israeli (ca. 855-955) influenced Muslim, Jewish, and Christian scholars through the Middle Ages. A native of Egypt who wrote in Arabic, Israeli explored definitions of such terms as imagination, sense-perception, desire, love, creation, and "coming-to-be" in his writings. This classic volume contains English translations of Israeli's philosophical writings, including the <i>Book of Definitions</i>, the <i>Book of Substances,</i> and the <i>Book on Spirit and Soul</i>. Additionally, <i>Isaac Israeli</i
Moses Mendelssohn : a biographical study by Alexander Altmann( Book )

41 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Altmann quotes widely from personal letters and other contemporary documents in this biographical study of one of the most celebrated figures of the German Enlightenment. A considerable amount of the primary source material is offered in English translation
Studies in religious philosophy and mysticism by Alexander Altmann( Book )

28 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in English and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish Medieval and Renaissance studies by Alexander Altmann( Book )

16 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biblical motifs; origins and transformations by Alexander Altmann( Book )

16 editions published in 1966 in English and German and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in Jewish intellectual history by Alexander Altmann( Book )

11 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biblical and other studies by Alexander Altmann( Book )

19 editions published between 1963 and 1980 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystics, philosophers, and politicians : essays in Jewish intellectual history in honor of Alexander Altmann by Jehuda Reinharz( Book )

10 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in Jewish religious and intellectual history : presented to Alexander Altmann on the occasion of his seventieth birthday by Alexander Altmann( Book )

17 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and Multiple languages and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in nineteenth-century Jewish intellectual history by Alexander Altmann( Book )

14 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Jewish philosophers by Philo( Book )

27 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between East and West : essays dedicated to the memory of Bela Horovitz by Alexander Altmann( Book )

14 editions published between 1958 and 1963 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moses Mendelssohns Frühschriften zur Metaphysik. Untersucht u. erl by Alexander Altmann( Book )

17 editions published in 1969 in German and English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gesammelte Schriften, Jubiläumsausgabe by Moses Mendelssohn( Book )

22 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die trostvolle Aufklärung : Studien zur Metaphysik und politischen Theorie Moses Mendelssohns by Alexander Altmann( Book )

9 editions published in 1982 in German and English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Von der mittelalterlichen zur modernen Aufklärung : Studien zur jüdischen Geistesgeschichte by Alexander Altmann( Book )

11 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in German and English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perspectives on Jewish thought and mysticism( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and French and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented are essays which touch upon the many areas of Altmanns' interests: from early rabbinic mystical texts to contemporary theological investigations
Ich handle mit Vernunft-- : Moses Mendelssohn und die europäische Aufklärung( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in German and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gesammelte Schriften : Jubiläumsausgabe by Moses Mendelssohn( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 1993 in German and Hebrew and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of doctrines and beliefs by Saʻadia ben Joseph( Book )

17 editions published between 1946 and 2002 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Perspectives on Jewish thought and mysticism
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Moses Mendelssohn : a biographical studyThree Jewish philosophersPerspectives on Jewish thought and mysticismThe book of doctrines and beliefsPerspectives on Jewish thought and mysticism
Alternative Names
Aleksander Altmann żydowski filozof, teolog i rabin

Alexander Altmann érudit et rabbin autrichien

Alexander Altmann Orthodox Jewish scholar

Alexander Altmann rabbijn uit Oostenrijk (1906-1987)

Alṭman, Alekhsander 1906-1987

Altman, Aleksander

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Altman, Alexander 1906-1987

Altman, Shim'on Tsevi

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Alṭman, Shimon Tsvi 1906-1987

Altman, Shimon Tzvi

Altman Shimon Tzvi 1906-1987

Altman, S̆im'ôn Ṣevî

Altman S̆im'ôn Ṣevî 1906-1987

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אלטמן, אלכסנדר 1906-1987

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אלטמן, אלקסנדר 1906-1987

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אלטמן, שמעון צבי 1906-1987

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