- Series: Stanford Studies in Jewish History and Culture
- Hardcover: 336 pages
- Publisher: Stanford University Press; 1 edition (June 29, 2009)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0804759138
- ISBN-13: 978-0804759137
- Product Dimensions: 6 x 1.2 x 9 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 2 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,394,625 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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About the Author
Eitan P. Fishbane is Assistant Professor of Jewish Thought at the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York City.
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The book is written in an approachable style -- While engaging in the details of academic interest, it is a readable text that sheds light on a real person, as well as on his theological-mystical ideas and innovations.