Journals Higher Education

$99.00

Hardcover

10 September 2010

256 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199542833


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Law, Reason, and Morality, in Medieval Jewish Philosophy

Sadia Gaon, Bahya ibn Pakuda, and Moses Maimonides

Jonathan Jacobs

  • Places medieval Jewish moral thought in relation to influential approaches such as practical wisdom and natural law
  • Provides in depth analysis of the thought of Sadia Gaon, Bahya ibn Pakuda, and Moses Maimonides and highlights their rationalism
  • Connects themes and issues in medieval thought with contemporary philosophical debates
  • Focuses on central concerns of moral psychology and metaethics
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