Ken Koltun-Fromm

Ken Koltun-Fromm is associate professor of religion at Haverford College and author of Moses Hess and Modern Jewish Identity (2001) and Abraham Geiger’s Liberal Judaism: Personal Meaning and Religious Authority (forthcoming).

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Abraham Geiger

Abraham Geiger (1810-1874) was one of the most influential Jewish thinkers of the nineteenth century. He was one of the major intellectual leaders and founders of the Reform movement in Germany and a strong supporter of Jews entering European society. As part of his vision of Judaism, he argued for a Judaism oriented around the home and domestic life, but also a Judaism that both elevated and sidelined the women that had long created that domestic life.


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