American Rabbi : : The Life and Thought of Jacob B. Agus / / ed. by Steven T. Katz.

American Rabbi provides a comprehensive and insightful assessment of Rabbi Jacob Agus' standing as a notable Jewish thinker. The volume brings together original writings by a range of distinguished contributors to consider the main aspects of Agus' life and work in detail and to flesh out...

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Superior document:Title is part of eBook package: De Gruyter New York University Press Archive eBook-Package Pre-2000
Place / Publishing House:New York, NY : : New York University Press, , [1997]
Year of Publication:1997
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Table of Contents:
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • Contributors
  • 1. Jacob b. agus: an introductory overview
  • 2. Jacob b. agus: a personal portrait
  • 3. Jacob b. agus as a student of modern Jewish philosophy
  • 4. Jacob b. agus as a student of medieval jewish philosophy and mysticism
  • 5. Jacob b. agus and jewish-christian dialogue: a view from the christian side
  • 6. Jacob agus' ideology of American Judaism: American Jews or jewish americans?
  • 7. The concept of god in the theology of jacob b. agus
  • 8. Jacob b. agus on the meaning of Jewish history and experience
  • 9. Jacob b. agus and the conservative movement
  • 10. Jewish law as standards
  • 11. Jacob b. agus as pulpit rabbi
  • Bibliography of the works of Jacob b. Agus