The attached is an address given by Melanie Meyers to the GW Libraries community on October 23, 2017. The talk was a summary of her work as the 2016-2017 Kiev Senior Research Fellow.
This project approaches the Kiev collection as a means
to explore the role of the scholar-librarian. Librarian...
Influenced by Islamic thought, Mutakallimun or Jewish Kalamists began to pervade Judaic
philosophy during the 12th Century.
In Rambam Maimonides’ Guide For The Perplexed, crucial
tenants of this newly developed sect are ridiculed and proven illogical from an Aristotelean