Judaism and Science: A Historical Introduction
Greenwood Publishing Group, 2007 - 348 pagina's
Judaism and Science encompasses the entire history of the interaction of Jews and natural knowledge.
; Part I: The Sages of Israel and Natural Wisdom describes the images of nature and natural philosophy in the two most important sets of books on the Jewish bookshelf: the Biblical corpus and the Talmudic/Early Rabbinic corpus
; Part II: Jews and Natural Philosophy shows how Jews explained nature, especially the nature of the heavens, or astronomy and astrology, in medieval times and early modern times.
; Part III: Jews and Science -- describes the entry of Jews into modern science, beginning in 19th century Europe and 20th century United States, USSR and Israel, emphasizing the social background of the rapid entry of Jews into modern sciences, and of their remarkable successes.
; The volume includes annotated primary source documents, a timeline of important events, and an bibliography of essential primary and secondary sources for further research.
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Nature of the Talmud and Early Rabbinic Literature
Jews and Natural Philosophy
Medieval Jews and Natural Philosophy
Jews and Early Modern Natural Philosophy
Jews and Science
Jews and Science in NineteenthCentury Europe