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    Moses Mendelssohn: Sage of Modernity.Shmuel Feiner - 2010 - Yale University Press.
    The "German Socrates," Moses Mendelssohn was the most influential Jewish thinker of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. A Berlin celebrity and a major figure in the Enlightenment, revered by Immanuel Kant, Mendelssohn suffered the indignities common to Jews of his time while formulating the philosophical foundations of a modern Judaism suited for a new age. His most influential books included the groundbreaking Jerusalem and a translation of the Bible into German that paved the way for generations of Jews to master (...)
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    A European Enlightenment in the Promised Land? The Jewish Kulturkampf at the Turn of the Twentieth Century.Shmuel Feiner - 2020 - The European Legacy 25 (7):790-800.
    The poet and author Judah Leib Gordon (1830–92) was one of the key figures who promoted the Haskalah (The Jewish Enlightenment) among the large Jewish population in Eastern Europe in the second hal...
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    Mendelssohn’s Jerusalem (1783) and The Jewish Vision of Tolerance.Shmuel Feiner - 2021 - Dialogue and Universalism 31 (2):89-106.
    Moses Mendelssohn (1729–1786) wrote Jerusalem with his back to the wall. His Jewish identity and liberal outlook were challenged in the public sphere of the German Enlightenment, and this was his last opportunity to write a book that would perpetuate the essence of his faith and his values as the first modern Jewish humanist. The work, which moves between apologetics for his faith and political and religious philosophy was primarily a daring essay that categorically denied the rule of religion and (...)
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    Moses Mendelssohn's Hebrew writings.Shmuel Feiner - 2019 - Intellectual History Review 29 (3):535-537.
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    Moses Mendelssohn's Hebrew writings.Shmuel Feiner - 2019 - Intellectual History Review 29 (3):535-537.
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    Seductive Science and the Emergence of the Secular Jewish Intellectual.Shmuel Feiner - 2002 - Science in Context 15 (1).
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    Moses Mendelssohn: The First English Biography and Translations (review).Shmuel Feiner - 2004 - Journal of the History of Philosophy 42 (1):112-113.
    In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content:Journal of the History of Philosophy 42.1 (2004) 112-113 [Access article in PDF] Moses Mendelssohn: The First English Biography and Translations. Introduction by James Schmidt. Vol. 1: M. Samuels [sic]. Memoirs of Moses Mendelsohn [sic]. Pp. xxi + 178. Vol. 2: Writings Related to Mendelssohn's Jerusalem. Translated by M. Samuel. Pp. ix + 329. Vol. 3: Mendelssohn's Jerusalem. Translated by M. Samuel. Pp. 371. Bristol, England: Thoemmes Press, 2002. (...)
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