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Published: 10 March 2011

224 Pages


ISBN: 9780195398946

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Faith and Freedom

Moses Mendelssohn's Theological-Political Thought

Michah Gottlieb

  • Reveals how Mendelssohn reconciles Judaism with modern values of freedom and equality and provides an important counter-argument to critics of religion who contend that religion is essentially intolerant, hierarchical, and coercive
  • Argues that current debates about the value/viability of liberal democracy and humanistic religious faith can be illuminated through a reconsideration of Mendelssohn's thought

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