toldot. Essays on Jewish History and Culture

Volume 6

Vom Ende der Emanzipation

Jüdische Philosophie und Theologie nach 1933

With a foreword by Dan Diner

toldot: Vom Ende der Emanzipation, 2008

Theology and philosophy played a crucial role in Jewish discourse between 1933 and 1938 in Germany. Meyer's essay shows how Julius Guttmann, Leo Strauss, Alexander Altmann and Hans-Joachim Schoeps contributed to a new understanding of Jewish existence in the shadow of disaster.

208 pp., paperback

Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2008

ISBN: 978-3-525-35094-2
Price: 23,00 € (D)