Corporeality, Society, and Identity in the Renaissance and Early Modern PeriodeBook - 2008
This volume explores perceptions of the "Jewish body" in variety of early modern Jewish sources. It discusses, among other topics, ideas of the ideal body in normative sources, the influence of Kabbalistic ideas on Jewish-Christian discourse and the link between melancholy and exile.
Publisher: Boston : BRILL, 2008
Copyright Date: ©2009
Branch Call Number: Electronic book
Characteristics: 1 online resource (500 pages)