A concise study guide for Maimonides masterpiece, The Guide for the Perplexed. Seeskin makes this classic work accessible to everyone, including people with no formal training in philosophy. Some of the problems that Maimonides contemplated in the 12th century, and that still perplex students of Judaism today:
Maimonides: A Guide for Today's PerplexedBy Kenneth Seeskin
(141 Pages)Publisher: Behrman House
How should we describe God?
What is so important about monotheism?
If God created the universe, why is there evil?
How will we know when the Messiah has come?
"Neil Gillman, The Jewish Theological Seminary of America." - Neil Gillman, The Jewish Theological Seminary of America.