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Issac Luria: A Central Figure in Jewish Mysticism

Gershom Scholem
Bulletin of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Vol. 29, No. 8 (May, 1976), pp. 8-13
DOI: 10.2307/3823938
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/3823938
Page Count: 6
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Abstract

Gershom Scholem is Professor Emeritus of Jewish Mysticism at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and former President of the Israel National Academy of Sciences and Humanities. He is the author of Major Trends in Jewish Mysticism, a work which has become a classic in the history of mysticism, and numerous other publications; those available in English include On the Kabbalah and Its Symbolism, The Messianic Idea in Judaism, Sabbati Sevi: The Mystical Messiah and Zohar - The Book of Splendor.

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