A Novel Look at Moshe Idel’s East-West Problem

  title={A Novel Look at Moshe Idel’s East-West Problem},
  author={David N. Myers},
  journal={Jewish Quarterly Review},
  pages={289 - 296}
  • D. Myers
  • Published 1 April 2012
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  • Jewish Quarterly Review
A Novel Look at Moshe Idel's East-West Problem MOSHE IDEL. Old Worlds, New Mirrors: On Jewish Mysticism and TwentiethCentury Thought. Jewish Culture and Contexts. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2009. Pp. 336.FOR MANY OF us in the field of Jewish studies, but not in the field of Kabbalah studies, our first encounter with Moshe Idei came in 1988 with the publication of his major work in English, Kabbalah: New Perspectives. Although he had been working in the field for more than a… 



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