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Author Albertini, Francesca, 1974-

Title Die Konzeption des Messias bei Maimondes und die frühmittelalterliche islamische Philosophie / von Francesca Yardenit Albertini
Published Berlin ; New York : De Gruyter, ©2009


Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 472 pages)
Series Studia Judaica, 0585-5306 ; Bd. 44
Studia Judaica (Walter de Gruyter & Co.) ; Bd. 44.
Contents Frontmatter ; Inhalt; Umschrift des arabischen Alphabets; Umschrift des hebräischen Alphabets; Abkürzungsverzeichnis; Vorwort; 1. Kapitel. Moses Maimonides' Briefe und der Messias; 2. Kapitel. Pereq Heleq und der Messias ausgehend von den frühislamischen Einflüssen; 3. Kapitel. Die Bedeutung des 'olam ha-ba im Sefer ha-Madda'; 4. Kapitel. Die frühmittelalterliche islamische Philosophie und der Messias in den Hilkhot Melakhim U'Milhamotehem; Schluss; Backmatter
Summary Moses Maimonides (1138-1204) supported a concept of the Messiah which was radically new within the Jewish tradition. The author of the present volume examines whether and to what extent this concept can be traced back to Early Medieval Islamic philosophy. She devotes particular attention to the religio-philosophical, philological, historical and political aspects of such an encounter. Starting from Islamic receptions of Plato's and Aristotle's thinking and from Karaitic theology, she undertakes a detailed analysis of the figure of the Messiah-King, of the notion of the "world to come" and
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 437-472)
Notes In German
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Subject Maimonides, Moses, 1135-1204.
SUBJECT Maimonides, Moses, 1135-1204 fast
Subject Messiah -- Judaism.
Messiah -- Islam.
Islamic philosophy.
RELIGION -- Judaism -- Theology.
Islamic philosophy
Messiah -- Islam
Messiah -- Judaism
Islamische Philosophie
Islamische Theologie
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9783110212655