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Fears and Misperceptions of Radiation Therapy: Sources and Impact on Decision-Making and Anxiety
Perceptions of RT should be addressed amongst those in a position to consider RT, to maximize RT utilization where appropriate.
Perceptions and experiences of perinatal mental disorders in rural, predominantly ethnic minority communities in northern Vietnam
Investigation of knowledge and perceptions of PMDs and their treatments at the community level in a rural, predominantly ethnic minority region of northern Vietnam presents the first evidence of a PMD burden within Vietnam’s ethnic minority communities.
The Boundaries of Divine Ontology: The Inclusion and Exclusion of Meṭaṭron in the Godhead
  • D. Abrams
  • Philosophy
    Harvard Theological Review
  • 1 July 1994
One of the central aspects of Jewish theology, and Jewish mysticism in particular, is the conception of the nature of God's being and the appearance of the divine before humanity. No one view has
The Literary Emergence of Esotericism in German Pietism
The first literary works of the Jewish mystical tradition known as the Kabbalah appeared in thirteenth-century Provence, and its center soon moved to Spain where it flourished until the Expulsion in
Presenting and Representing Gershom Scholem: A Review Essay
In his nearly sixty year long academic career, Gershom Scholem published hundreds of books and articles on Jewish mysticism, including its thematic and historical aspects. Each volume of Scholem’s
From Germany to Spain : Numerology as a mystical technique
L'A. s'interesse au developpement des ecrits kabbalistiques et aux premieres formes de la Kabbale en espagnol. Il affirme que la numerologie etait deja utilisee par les pietistes allemands afin de
Orality in the Kabbalistic School of Nahmanides: Preserving and Interpreting Esoteric Traditions and Texts
One of the central problems for the understanding of the development of the early Kabbalah is the role of orality in written esoteric works. Two trends mark the origins of the Kabbalah as told by the
Special Angelic Figures
Angelic beings and heavenly beasts have played a major role in the throne world as described in mystical interpretations of Ezekiel's vision. In this study, the various traditions regarding these