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Category:Gershom Scholem

Gershom Scholem  (1897–1982) link=Creator: wikidata:Q138850 q:en:Gershom Scholem
Gershom Scholem
Description Israeli philosopher, librarian, historian, pedagogue, writer and university teacher
Date of birth/death 5 December 1897 21 February 1982
Location of birth/death Berlin Jerusalem
Work location Hebrew University of Jerusalem
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Gershom Scholem (Hebrew: גרשם שלום) (December 5, 1897 – February 21, 1982), was a German-born Israeli Jewish philosopher and historian. He is widely regarded as the founder of the modern, academic study of Kabbalah, becoming the first Professor of Jewish Mysticism at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.


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