Cookies Policy
X

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

Paul Vulliaud (1875–1950) And Jewish Kabbalah

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this chapter

+ Tax (if applicable)

Chapter Summary

This chapter offers an analysis of P. Vulliauds intellectual attitude towards Jewish kabbalah. It briefly sketches his biography and cultural background and attempts to give an outline of his views on Jewish mysticism in general, and of the way it is presented in some of his more important published works. The chapter concentrates on the analysis on what Vulliaud himself perceives as constituting the major, more fundamental kabbalistic textbooks, themes and doctrines, as well as on the motives behind his critical choices. Vulliauds interest in esotericism besides kabbalah, continued to manifest itself after the First World War, when he successively published Joseph de Maistre franc-maon (1926), and Les Rose-Croix lyonnais au XVIIIe sicle (1929), drawing his documentation from archives retrieved, and later offered for sale, by Nourry.

Keywords: Jewish kabbalah; Nourry; Paul Vulliaud

10.1163/ej.9789004182844.i-436.42
/content/books/10.1163/ej.9789004182844.i-436.42
dcterms_subject,pub_keyword
6
3
Loading

Sign-in

Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
     
    Kabbalah and Modernity — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation