Our Place in al-Andalus: Kabbalah,Philosophy, Literature in Arab Jewish Letters(Cultural Memory in the Present)

Our Place in al-Andalus: Kabbalah,Philosophy, Literature in Arab Jewish Letters(Cultural Memory in the Present)

by Gil Anidjar, Stanford University Press
     
 


This book offers a reading of Andalusi, Jewish, and Arabic texts that represent the 12th and 13th centuries as the end of el-Andalus (Islamic Spain).See more details below

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This book offers a reading of Andalusi, Jewish, and Arabic texts that represent the 12th and 13th centuries as the end of el-Andalus (Islamic Spain).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780804741217
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
Publication date:
01/28/2002
Series:
Cultural Memory in the Present Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
1,161,509
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction: Declinations of Context in Arab Jewish Letters1
1Maimonides, Dalala, Midrash10
2"Our Place in al-Andalus, [actual symbol not reproducible][actual symbol not reproducible][actual symbol not reproducible]"57
3The Silent Voice of the Friend: Andalusi Topographies of Scholem's Conversations (Mourning Mysticism)102
4Reading, Out of Context: Zohar and/as Maqama166
Pt. 1Zohar171
Ibn al-Astarkuwi's Maqama "On Poetry and Prose"219
Pt. 2Parting Words229
Notes249
Bibliography307

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