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Moses of Narbonne
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(c. 1300, Perpignan, France – 1363, Soria, Spain) was one of the great Jewish philoso-phers of the 14th century. He was a physician by profession and wandered between several cities in Provence and Spain. His best-known and most influential work is his commentary on Moses Maimonides's More Nevukhim (publ. 1852 in Vienna). He was a radical interpreter of Maimonides, and loyal, more than almost all other Jewish rationalists, to the teachings of Averroes. He did not hesitate to assert a common truth underlying Judaism, Christian…

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Dan, Joseph, “Moses of Narbonne”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 06 April 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_SIM_024017>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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