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Author Bakan, David.

Title Maimonides' cure of souls : medieval precursor of psychoanalysis / David Bakan, Dan Merkur and David S. Weiss
Published Albany : SUNY Press, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 183 pages)
Contents The will to illness -- Worship of the heart -- Imagination and the interpretation of prophecy -- Perplexity and the world to come -- Secrets of the law -- Maimonides' psychotherapy client population -- Convergences of Maimonides and Freud
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Maimonides, Moses, 1135-1204. Thamāniyat fuṣūl.
Judaism and psychoanalysis.
Meditation -- Judaism.
Prophecy -- Judaism.
Psychotherapy -- Religious aspects -- Judaism
Soul -- Judaism.
Form Electronic book
Author Merkur, Daniel.
Weiss, David S. (David Solomon), 1953-
LC no. 2008048483
ISBN 1438427441
143842745X (hardcover ; alk. paper)
1441629718 (electronic bk.)
9781438427454 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9781441629715 (electronic bk.)