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The Hasidic Path: Theory and Society. Dr. Avriel Bar-Levav, Open University of Israel

Date: Monday, February 28, 2011
Place: Paideia, Nybrogatan 21

Febr 28 – March 10
Avriel Bar-Levav

Presenting the central Hassidic ideas by reading excerpts from the vast Hasidic library, and focusing on the relationship between theory and social order in Hasidism.

Dr. Avriel Bar-Levav is senior lecturer at the department of History, Philosophy and Judaic Studies at the Open University of Israel where he has been head of department. His areas of research are Jewish attitudes towards death, Jewish magic and history of the Jewish book.

Every year Paideia offers a series of OPEN COURSES to the public. To participate please contact Paideia for more information: info@paideia-eu.org