Yehuda Halper

Yehuda Halper is author of Jewish Socratic Problems in an Age without Plato (Brill, 2021) and an associate professor in the department of Jewish philosophy at Bar Ilan University in Israel.

Podcast: Yehuda Halper on Maimonides the Physician

The great philosopher and jurist also wrote ten treatises of medicine. What ideas about human life do they contain?

Feb. 23 2024 12:01AM

Podcast: Yehuda Halper on Maimonides and the Human Condition

The great rabbi introduced puzzling questions of philosophy and religion right under the surface of his writing. What are they?

Jan. 26 2024 12:01AM

No Zoom Window into the Soul: Notes on Teaching in the Time of COVID

I lack the showmanship of America‚Äôs famous talk-radio hosts, but even Rush Limbaugh didn’t try to teach Maimonides and al-Farabi on the radio.

April 7 2021 12:01AM