Rabbi Israel Salanter And The Mussar Movement

Rabbi Israel Salanter And The Mussar Movement

by Immanuel Etkes, I. Etkes, Emmanuel Etkes
     
 

Israel Salanter was one of the most original and influential Jewish leaders and thinkers of Eastern European Jewry in the modern period. One of Salanter’s most striking innovations was the transformation of the issue of ethics from the domain of theology to the realm of psychology. Immanuel Etkes traces Salanter’s unique view of Mussar doctrine, especially… See more details below

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Israel Salanter was one of the most original and influential Jewish leaders and thinkers of Eastern European Jewry in the modern period. One of Salanter’s most striking innovations was the transformation of the issue of ethics from the domain of theology to the realm of psychology. Immanuel Etkes traces Salanter’s unique view of Mussar doctrine, especially his introduction of modern psychology to the traditional understanding of personal ethical development.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780827604384
Publisher:
Jewish Publication Society
Publication date:
03/01/1993
Edition description:
English
Pages:
404
Sales rank:
1,402,629
Product dimensions:
1.06(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)
Lexile:
1620L (what's this?)

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