Myers, David N.

Resisting history : historicism and its discontents in German-Jewish thought / David N. Myers. - Princeton : Princeton University Press, c2003. - x, 253 p. : ill. - Jews, Christians, and Muslims from the ancient to the modern world . - Jews, Christians, and Muslims from the ancient to the modern world .

Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-249) and index.

Jewish historicism and its discontents: an introduction -- Hermann Cohen and the problem of history at the fin de Siècle -- Franz Rosenzweig and the rise of theological anti-historicism -- Anti-historicism and the theological-political predicament in Weimar Germany: the case of Leo Strauss -- Isaac Breuer and the Jewish path to metageschichte -- From conclusion to opening: a word on influence, German Jews, and the cultural history of ideas.

9780691146607 0691146608


Cohen, Hermann, 1842-1918.
Rosenzweig, Franz, 1886-1929.
Strauss, Leo.
Breuer, Isaac, 1883-1946.


Jewish learning and scholarship -- Germany -- History -- 19th century.
Jewish learning and scholarship -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Judaism -- Historiography.
Historicism -- History.

BM195 / .M94 2003

Thammasat University Library, 2 Prachan Road, Phranakorn, Bangkok 10200

Puey Ungphakorn Library (Rangsit Campus), Circulation Desk 662 564-4444 ext. 1305

Pridi Banomyong Library, Circulation Desk 662 613-3544