The scandal of Kabbalah Leon Modena, Jewish mysticism, early modern Venice /

Main Author: Dweck, Yaacob.
Corporate Authors: JSTOR books.
Format: Online Book
Language: English
Published: Princeton, N.J. ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, c2011.
Series: Jews, Christians, and Muslims from the ancient to the modern world.
Online Access: Online version
Tags: Add Tag
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • 1. Hebrew manuscripts in an age of print
  • 2. Early modern criticism of the Zohar
  • 3. Guiding the perplexed
  • 4. Safed in Venice
  • 5. A Jewish response to Christian Kabbalah
  • 6. The afterlife of Ari Nohem
  • 7. Kabbalah and scholarship in the nineteenth century
  • Epilogue.