Spinoza as a righteous atheist

Written by Professor Yirmiyahu Yovel

Professor Yirmiyahu Yovel – a distinguished public intellectual and recipient of the 2000 Israel Prize for philosophy –  a philosopher involved in the cultural and political field in Israel and abroad. Yovel’s oeuvre includes studies of Kant, Hegel, Spinoza and Nietzsche, alongside opinion pieces written and broadcast, on public issues. His teaching at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the New School for Social Research is complemented by his founding and running the Jerusalem Spinoza Institute.

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SPINOZA, BARUCH (BENEDICT DE SPINOZA)

http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/13964-spinoza-baruch-benedict-de-spinoza