The Insight of Unbelievers: Nicholas of Lyra and Christian Reading of Jewish Text in the Later Middle Ages
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BeschreibungBy carefully examining the place of Hebrew and rabbinic traditions in the Christian study of the Bible, "The Insight of Unbelievers" elaborates in new ways on the relationship between Christian and Jewish scholarship and polemic in late medieval Europe.
PortraitDeeana Copeland Klepper is Associate Professor of Religion and History, and Chair of the Department of Religion at Boston University.
Pressestimmen"A wonderful book-nuanced, lively, vastly erudite... Klepper has given us a look at Nicholas of Lyra that will become a classic study of this most important figure."-E. Ann Matter, University of Pennsylvania "Klepper's learned book compels us to think again about how medieval Christian culture could rely on Jewish interpretations of the Hebrew Bible when Judaism itself was condemned."-Speculum
Untertitel: 'Jewish Culture and Contexts'. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: UNIV OF PENNSYLVANIA PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Januar 2007
Seitenanzahl: 225 Seiten