History of the Musar (Ethical) Movement (1840-1945)

History of the Musar (Ethical) Movement (1840-1945)

by Lester Eckman
     
 

This book attempts to determine the impact of the Mussar Movement, with emphasis on Rabbi Israel Salanter and his key disciples on the moral, spiritual, educational, social, and political life of the Jews in light of Jewish and Eastern European history of the time. Dr. Eckman has presented well the Mussar Movement which offers a legacy of greate personalities,

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This book attempts to determine the impact of the Mussar Movement, with emphasis on Rabbi Israel Salanter and his key disciples on the moral, spiritual, educational, social, and political life of the Jews in light of Jewish and Eastern European history of the time. Dr. Eckman has presented well the Mussar Movement which offers a legacy of greate personalities, significant contributions, noble deeds, and great works of rabbinic and ethical literature. It is a work of paramount importance and relevant for our times. Bibliography/Index.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780884000419
Publisher:
Schreiber Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/01/1975
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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