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Isaac Israeli a Neoplatonic philosopher of the early tenth century, his works translated with comments and an outline of his philosophy by Israeli, Isaac

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Published by Oxford University Press in [London] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Philosophy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliographical footnotes.

Statementby A. Altmann and S. M. Stern.
SeriesScripta Judaica,, 1
ContributionsAltmann, Alexander, 1906- ed., Stern, S. M. 1920-1969, ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB759.I82 E5
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 226 p.
Number of Pages226
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6265885M
LC Control Number59000826
OCLC/WorldCa375455

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Isaac Israeli ben Solomon (Hebrew: Yitzhak ben Shlomo ha-Yisraeli; Arabic: Abu Ya'qub Ishaq ibn Suleiman al-Isra'ili) (c. – c. ), also known as Isaac Israeli the Elder and Isaac Judaeus, was one of the foremost physicians and philosophers of his is regarded as the father of medieval Jewish works, all written in Arabic and subsequently translated into Hebrew. This classic volume contains English translations of Israeli’s philosophical writings, including the Book of Definitions, the Book of Substances, and the Book on Spirit and Soul. Additionally, Isaac Israeli features a biographical sketch of the philosopher and extensive notes and comments on the texts, as well as a survey and appraisal of his Cited by: This classic volume contains English translations of Israeli's philosophical writings, including the Book of Definitions, the Book of Substances,and the Book on Spirit and Soul. Additionally, Isaac Israelifeatures a biographical sketch of the philosopher and extensive notes and comments on the texts, as well as a survey and appraisal of his. Isaac Alteras, associate professor of history at Queens College, City University of New York, has published and lectured widely on Jewish history and the Arab-Israeli conflict. From to he directed the Center for Jewish Studies at Queens by: 9.

Isaac Israeli's Book on Fevers enjoyed a considerable reputation in the Middle Ages. As a result it was translated into several languages. The textual tradition of the Old Spanish translation poses a problem. It corresponds neither to the Arabic nor to the Latin text. Isaac D'Israeli Book, Home, Men Enthusiasm is that secret and harmonious spirit which hovers over the production of genius, throwing the reader of a book, or the spectator of a statue, into the very ideal presence whence these works have really originated. Curiosities of literature by Disraeli, Isaac and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Israel Zamir, z"l, Israeli journalist and son of Yiddish writer Isaac Bashevis Singer, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on November 1, at the Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, Massachusetts. Israel describes his father's early life in Lenchen, a suburb of Warsaw, Poland.

Abstract. Abstract: In Isaac Israeli: A Neoplatonic Philosopher of the Early Tenth Century of , by Alexander Altmann (–) and Samuel M. Stern (–), two leading scholars in Jewish (and other) studies, the latter provided English translations and studies of Israeli’s Book of Definitions and Book on Spirit and wrote that he had prepared new critical editions of the Author: Gad Freudenthal, Samuel M. Stern. ISAAC ISRAELI. Son of Solomon, Jewish physician and philosopher, also known as Isaac Judaeus; d. c. Isaac was a native of Egypt who emigrated to Qayraw ā n (in modern Tunisia) about and became a physician to the Fatimid Caliph ‘ Ubayd Allah al-Mahdi. According to some authorities he died shortly before , but other accounts (of doubtful authority) imply that he was alive at later. Isaac D'Israeli was a British writer, scholar and man of letters. He is best known for his essays, his associations with other men of letters, and as the father of British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli/5(7). Book by Isaac D'Israeli, - 5 Copy quote Self-love is a principle of action; but among no class of human beings has nature so profusely distributed this principle of life and action as through the whole sensitive family of genius.