Hermann Cohen"s philosophy of Judaism by Jehuda Melber

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Published by J. David in [New York] .

Written in English

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  • Cohen, Hermann, -- 1842-1918.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 469-475) and index.

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Statementby Jehuda Melber.
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LC ClassificationsBM560.C573 M4 1968
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Paginationxiv, 503 p. ;
Number of Pages503
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Open LibraryOL18893562M

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Hermann Cohen, more than any other single figure, is responsible for founding the orthodox neo-Kantianism that dominated academic philosophy in Germany from the s until the end of the First World War.

Earlier German philosophers finding inspiration in Kant tended either towards speculative, metaphysical idealism, or sought to address. Hermann Cohen's Critical Idealism (Amsterdam Studies in Jewish Philosophy Book 10) - Kindle edition by Munk, Reinier W.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Melber, Jehuda, Hermann Cohen's philosophy of Judaism. [New York] J. David [] (OCoLC) Thus, for Hermann Cohen, Judaism provides the source for "religion of reason," namely ethical monotheism.

Hermann Cohen's influence on modern nineteenth-century Jews was tremendous. His emphasis on Judaism's universal ethics to better the entire world encouraged Jews to integrate into the secular cultures around them as an aspect of their religion.

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Steven Schwarzschild “Germanism and Judaism - Hermann Cohen’s Normative Paradigm of the German-Jewish Symbiosis", in: Jews and Germans fromed. David Bronsen, Heidelberg Andrea Poma, The Critical Philosophy of Hermann Cohen, Albany Introduces Cohen’s philosophy of religion with attention to Cohen’s neo-Kantianism and the influence of a growing study of religion in the early 20th century.

Also provides interesting comparison to the work of Emmanuel Levinas. Liebeschütz, Hans. “Hermann Cohen and his Historical Background.” Leo Baeck Institute Year Book 13 (): 3. See this author's Reconciling Judaism and "Cultural Consciousness:" The Idea of Versšhnung in Hermann Cohen's Philosophy of Religion, Ph.D.

Diss., Waltham/Mass.: Brandeis University,p. 81, and generally for an analysis of the development of the religious thought of Hermann Cohen. My view on this development deviates from most previous. Hermann Cohen, German-Jewish philosopher and founder of the Marburg school of neo-Kantian philosophy, which emphasized “pure” thought and ethics rather than metaphysics.

Cohen was the son of a cantor, and he studied at the Jewish Theological Seminary of. Hermann Cohen () is an original systematic thinker and representative of the Marburg School of Critical Idealism.

This book offers an analysis of Cohen's System of Philosophy - the three-volume classic on logic, ethics, and aesthetics - and his writings on Judaism and religion.

It highlights Cohen's contributions in these fields. Melber, J. () Hermann Cohen's Philosophy of Judaism, New York: J. David. Proceedings of the Hermann Cohen Exhibition () University of Marburg.

Rotenstreich, Nathan () Jewish Philosophy in Modern Times: From Mendelssohn to Rosenzweig, New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston; based on Jewish Thought in Modern Times, Tel Aviv: Am Ovcd,   Hartwig Wiedebach is Director of the Hermann Cohen Archives, Zurich.

He is the co-editor of Cohen’s Werke and of the Supplements to the Journal of Jewish Thought and Philosophy series (Brill). His most recent book is "Kreuz der Wirklichkeit" und "Stern der Erlösung" (Rosenzweigiana 5, ).

William Templer is a widely published translator from German and is chief translator at the Simon Cited by: 2. About Hermann Cohen’s Critical Idealism (Amsterdam Studies in Jewish Philosophy). Hermann Cohen () Hermann Cohens philosophy of Judaism book an original systematic thinker and representative of the Marburg School of Critical Idealism.

The Marburg School was a leading school in German academic philosophy and in German Jewish philosophy for a period of over thirty years preceding the First World War. This study examines the influence of Kant on Hermann Cohen's philosophy of religion.

A basic tenet in Kantian philosophy of religion is that morality leads ineluctably to religion. But how does morality lead to religion. While Cohen rejected Kant's doctrine of the postulates (of the existence of God and the immortality of the soul) as it is formulated in Kritik der praktischen Vernunft, he.

About Hermann Cohen's Critical Idealism (Amsterdam Studies in Jewish Philosophy): Hermann Cohen () is an original systematic thinker and representative of the Marburg School of Critical Idealism. The Marburg School was a leading school in German academic philosophy and in German Jewish philosophy for a period of over thirty years preceding the First World War.

Hermann Cohen () is an original systematic thinker and representative of the Marburg School of Critical Idealism. The Marburg School was a leading school in German academic philosophy and in German Jewish philosophy for a period of over thirty years preceding the First World War. Judaism: The Religion of Reason: The Philosophy of Hermann Cohen and How It Shaped Modern Jewish Thought.

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Hermann Cohen’s most popular book is Religion of Reason: Out of the Sources of Judaism. [34] Strauss, “Introductory Essay” to “Hermann Cohen: Religion of Reason out of the Sources of Judaism,” in Studies in Platonic Political Philosophy, [35] Hermann Cohen and Martin Buber, “A Debate on Zionism and Messianism,” in The Jew in the Modern World, ed.

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Jehuda Melber - - Jonathan David Publishers. The Role of the Jewish Law in Moses Mendelssohn's and Hermann Cohen's Philosophies of Judaism.

Cohen, because of his neo-Kantian premises, could not fully express his experience of Judaism, an opinion shared by Joseph Ben Schlomo in "The Philosophy of Religion and the Perception of Judaism of Cohen" [Hebrew] in Hermann Cohen, Dat ha-tevunah mi-meqorot ha-yahadut, trans.

Zvi Voyeslavski (Jerusalem, ), pp. This article argues that Hermann Cohen’s methodology for the study of Judaism and the biblical text is based upon his understanding of prophetic Eigenart and the prophetic ideas of morality, monotheism, and mission. In doing so, this article looks at Cohen’s critiques of prophetic scholarship in the work of Alfred Bertholet and Ernst Troeltsch, as these scholars represent for Cohen the Author: Alisha Pomazon.

As Paul Nahme perceptively writes in his book on “Hermann Cohen and the crisis of liberalism,” the Judaism that resulted from these concerted efforts, at least in the German context, was a kind of “minor Protestantism,” the acknowledged or unacknowledged adaptation of Jewish religious life to a majority culture that underwent its own Author: Michael Zank.

Hermann Cohen (–) was professor of philosophy at the University of Marburg and the Institute for the Science of Judaism in Berlin. Founder of the Marburg school of neo-Kantian philosophy, he is the author of Logik der reinen Erkenntnis, Ethik des reinen Willens, and Aesthethik des : A Dialogue between Philosophy and Scripture: Rereading Hermann Cohen through Bakhtin* Daniel H.

Weiss / University of Virginia While “philosophical novels” are a common category of contemporary writing, the idea of “novelistic philosophy” likely strikes us as strange and less familiar. However, this latter term is one distinctly suited to. Hermann Cohen's Religion of Reason, Out of the Sources of Judaism (first published in ) is widely taken to be the greatest work in Jewish philosophy and religious thought since Maimonides' Guide to the is at once a Jewish book and a philosophical one: Jewish because it takes its material from the literary tradition that extends from the bible to the4/5.

Hermann Cohen’s philosophy has now, finally, received the recognition it deserves. His thought undoubtedly has all the characteristics of a classic. It faced the great problems of philosophical tradition, with full critical awareness and at the same time, with the capacity to open up new, original routes.

Hermann Cohen's Religion of Reason, Out of the Sources of Judaism (first published in ) is widely taken to be the greatest work in Jewish philosophy and religious thought since Maimonides' Guide to.

Leo Strauss, “Introductory Essay” in Hermann Cohen, Religion of Reason Out of the Sources of Judaism, repr. in Jewish Philosophy and the Crisis of Modernity, pp.esp.

Search Proudly powered by WordPress. Jewish philosophy is often presented as an addendum to Jewish religion rather than as a rich and varied tradition in its own right, but the History of Jewish Philosophy explores the entire scope and variety of Jewish philosophy from philosophical interpretations of the Bible right up to contemporary Jewish feminist and postmodernist thought.3/5(1).

The most important Jewish source for Hermann Cohen's rational theology of Judaism is Maimonides' Guide of the Perplexed. Indeed, the Guide is of such importance that Cohen bases his entire Author: George Y. Kohler. Who is the Other. Alterity in Hermann Cohen's "Religion der Vernunft".

In H. Holzhey (Ed.), Religion of Reason out of the Sources of Judaism. Tradition and the Concept of Origin in Hermann Cohen's later Work (pp. Hildesheim: Olms : R.W.

Munk, H. Holzhey. Hermann Cohen’s essay on Maimonides’ ethics is one of the most fundamental texts of twentieth-century Jewish philosophy, correlating Platonic, prophetic, Maimonidean, and Kantian traditions. Almut Sh. “The Tragedy of Optimism gives us excellent—perhaps unparalleled—insight into the thought of Hermann Cohen.

Although Cohen was one of the most important thinkers in the history of Jewish philosophy, he is often misread or simply ignored.

Schwarzschild shows in painstaking fashion why the standard criticisms of Cohen miss the point. schild, “Germanism and Judaism—Hermann Cohen’s Normative Paradigm of the German- Jewish Symbiosis,” in Jews and Germans from – The Problematic Synthesis, ed. David Bronsen, (Heidelberg: Carl Winter Verlag, ), –72, esp.

by: Collection of essays by David Neumark, a pioneering late 19th and early 20th century scholar of Jewish philosophy. Covers such topics as the role of philosophy in Judaism, traditional Jewish thinkers like Saadiah Gaon, Judah Halevi and Hasdai Crescas as well as Benedict Spinoza and Immanuel Kant.

Head of spine is chipped, tail bumped. For a discussion of ethics as philosophy of law, cf. Winter, Ethik und historisch-systematische Untersuchung zur Ethik-Konzeption des Marburger Neukantianismus im Werke Hermann Cohens (Berlin, ), and P. Schmid, Ethik als atische Untersuchungen zu Hermann Cohens Rechts-und Tugendlehre (Würzburg, ).Cited by: This chapter examines the influence of Hermann Cohen on the philosophy of Franz Rosenzweig.

It identifies what Rosenzweig acknowledges as his debt to Cohen and those aspects of Cohen's thought that he did not directly acknowledge but which nevertheless become part of his thinking.

The chapter considers Rosenzweig's philosophy as growing out of his fundamental concern to preserve a notion of.

GUTTMANN, JULIUSGUTTMANN, JULIUS (Yitzhak ; –), philosopher of religion and historian of Jewish philosophy; son of *Jacob Guttmann. In he received his Ph.D. at the University of Breslau and in he was ordained as rabbi by the Juedisch-Theologisches Seminar of that town.

From he lectured as Privatdozent in general philosophy at the University of Breslau. Maimonidean Elements in Hermann Cohen’s Philosophy of Religion. Authors; Authors and affiliations ‘Hermann Cohens Begriff der Korrelation’, in: In zwei Welten. Siegfried Moses zum Geburtstag, ed. H. Tramer (Tel Aviv, ), – Cf.

Andrea Poma, The Critical Philosophy of Hermann Cohen, transl. John Denton (Albany, ), Cited by: an opinion shared by Joseph Ben Schlomo in "The Philosophy of Religion and the Perception of Judaism of Cohen" [Hebrew] in Hermann Cohen, Dat ha-tevunah mi-meqorot ha-yahadut, trans.

Zvi Voyeslavski (Jerusalem, ), pp. 4. See "Einleitung" to Hermann Cohens Jadische Schriften, 3 vols. (Berlin, ; hence-forth cited as J.S.), 1.The Concept of Religion in the System of Philosophy () Reason and Hope: Selections from the Jewish Writings of Hermann Cohen () 2 External links.

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