Jewish Enlightenment in an English Key: Anglo-Jewry's Construction of Modern Jewish Thought

Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Content -- List of Illustrations -- Preface and Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- One: "The Scripture Correcting Maniae": Benjamin Kennicott and His Hutchinsonian and Anglo-Jewish Detractors -- Two: The New and "Metrical" English Bible: R...

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Main Author: Ruderman, David B.
Format: Electronic Book
Language:English
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Published: Princeton Princeton University Press 2018
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Parallel Edition:Print version: Ruderman, David B: Jewish Enlightenment in an English Key : Anglo-Jewry's Construction of Modern Jewish Thought. - Princeton : Princeton University Press,c2018. - 9780691048833
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Summary:Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Content -- List of Illustrations -- Preface and Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- One: "The Scripture Correcting Maniae": Benjamin Kennicott and His Hutchinsonian and Anglo-Jewish Detractors -- Two: The New and "Metrical" English Bible: Robert Lowth and His Jewish Critic, David Levi -- Three: Deism and Its Reverberations in English Jewish Thought: Abraham ben Naphtali Tang and Some of His Contemporaries -- Four: Between Rational and Irrational Dissent: Political Radicalism in Anglo-Jewish Thought -- Five: Science and Newtonianism in the Culture of Anglo-Jewry -- Six: Translation and Transformation: The Englishing of Jewish Culture -- Afterword -- Appendix: Moses Mendelssohn through Anglo-Jewish Eyes -- Index
ISBN:0691187487