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Corporate Author Makhon le-Yahadut ule-maḥshavah bat-zemanenu (Israel)

Title Modern Jewish ethics, theory and practice / edited by Marvin Fox.

Imprint Columbus : Ohio State University Press, [1975]

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Description xii, 262 p. ; 24 cm.
Note Primarily papers presented at the 1972 meeting of the Institute.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. 1. Introduction: Judaism, secularism, and textual interpretation / Marvin Fox -- pt. 2. The legal basis: The neighbor (Rea̓) whom we shall love / Ernst Simon -- A response to Ernst Simon / Harold Fisch -- Does Jewish tradition recognize an ethic independent of Halakha? / Aharon Lichtenstein -- Halakha and other systems of ethics: attitudes and interactions / Nachum L. Rabinovitch -- The limits of self-sacrifice / Jakob J. Petuchowski -- pt. 3. The philosophical basis: Ideology and idealism / Emmanuel Levinas -- Ethics as transcendence and the contemporary world: a response to Emmanuel Levinas / Abner Weiss -- The autonomy of moral objectivity / David Sidorsky -- On the rational commandments in Sadia's philosophy: a reexamination / Marvin Fox -- pt. 4. The contemporary situation: The dynamics of power: morality in armed conflict after the Six Day War / Meir Pai̓l -- A response to Meir Pai̓l -- Religion and morality in Israel and in the dispersion / Zvi Yaron -- A response to Zvi Yaron / Simon Herman.
Subject Jewish ethics -- Congresses.
Jewish law -- Congresses.
Jewish philosophy -- Congresses.
Added Author Fox, Marvin.
ISBN 081420192X