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Stern, Josef 1949-

Overview
Works: 12 works in 63 publications in 3 languages and 5,199 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Most widely held works by Josef Stern
Metaphor in context by Josef Stern( Book )

16 editions published in 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Those studying the use of metaphor have generally concluded that metaphor lies outside recieved conceptions of semantics and grammar. This book challenges these assumptions, developing a formal theory of metaphorical meaning that underlies a speaker's ability to interpret a metaphor
Problems and parables of law : Maimonides and Nahmanides on reasons for the commandments (taʻamei ha-mitzvot) by Josef Stern( Book )

11 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The matter and form of Maimonides' guide by Josef Stern( Book )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and Hebrew and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Main description: Maimonides' Guide of the Perplexed is generally read as an attempt either to harmonize reason and revelation or to show that they are irreconcilable. Moving beyond these familiar debates, Josef Stern argues that the perplexity addressed in this famously enigmatic work is the tension between human matter and form: the body and intellect
Adaptations and innovations : studies on the interaction between Jewish and Islamic thought and literature from the early Middle Ages to the late twentieth century( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The present volume of studies, likely the first such collection in the scholarly literature, explores the full range of interconnections between Jews and Muslims in all fields (intellectual history, religion, philosophy, social history, etc.) and in all periods, from the Middle Ages till today. The essays have been written by some twenty distinguished scholars from North America, Europe, and Israel."--Jacket
Intraabdominelle Motilitätsstudien an antiperistaltischen Dünndarmsegmenten mit implantierten Perfusionssondensystemen im Tierexperiment by Josef Stern( )

4 editions published in 1979 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Metaphor as demonstrative : a formal semantics for demonstratives and metaphors by Josef Stern( )

11 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Themes in the thought of Eliezer Berkovits by Josef Stern( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Maimonides' epistemology by Josef Stern( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

My teshuvah : contemporary perspectives on repentance( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The idea of a hoq in Maimonides' explanation of the law by Josef Stern( )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Maimonides on language and the science of language by Josef Stern( )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Matter and Form of Maimonides' <i>Guide< by Josef Stern( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Metaphor in context
Alternative Names
Stern, Josef

Stern, Josef Judah.

Languages
English (56)

German (4)

Hebrew (1)

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Problems and parables of law : Maimonides and Nahmanides on reasons for the commandments (taʻamei ha-mitzvot)Adaptations and innovations : studies on the interaction between Jewish and Islamic thought and literature from the early Middle Ages to the late twentieth century