List of Publications

Charles H. Manekin


Recent publications


Moritz Steinschneider's Hebrew Translations of the Middle Ages: Jewish Authors. Amsterdam Studies in Jewish Thought. Dordrecht: Springer, 2014 (with Y. Tzvi Langermann and Hans Hinrich Biesterfeldt.).

Medieval Jewish Philosophy. Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007.

On Maimonides. Wadsworth Philosophers Series. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth: 2004.

The Logic of Gersonides: A translation of "Sefer ha-Heqqesh ha-Yashar" (The Book of the Correct Syllogism) of Rabbi Levi ben Gershom, with Introduction, Commentary, and Analytical Glossary.  New Synthèse Historical Library Series, Dordrecht: Kluwer, 1992.

Philosophers and the Bible. College Park: University Press of Maryland, 2008 (Co-editor with Robert Eisen).

The Routledge Jewish Philosophy Reader. London: Routledge, 2000. (Co-editor with Daniel H. Frank and Oliver Leaman.

Freedom and Moral Responsibility: General and Jewish Perspectives.  College Park: University Press of Maryland, 1997. 

A Straight Path: Stu­dies in Medieval Philosophy and Culture: Essays in Honor of Arthur Hyman.  Washington: Catholic University Press, 1988. (Co-editor with R. Link-Salinger and R. James Long)

Articles in Journals: 

“The History of the French Mémoire of Steinschneider’s Die Hebraeischen Übersetzungen des Mittelalters” Pe’amim 129 (2012) 120-146.(Hebrew)

“Maimonides Concept of Will in His Later Writings,” Maimonidean Studies 5 (2008): 189-222.

“Maimonides’ on Divine Knowledge – Moses of Narbonne’s Averroist Reading,” American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly 76 (2002): 51-74. 

“Scholastic Logic and the Jews,”  Bulletin de l’étude de la philosophie médievale 41 (1999): 123-147. 

“Steinschneider’s Die Hebraeischen Übersetzungen des Mittelalters: From Reference Work to Digitalized Database ,”  Jewish Studies Quarterly 7 (2000): 141-159. 

"On Moses Hayyim Luzzatto'sLogic, and on Ramist Influence in His Writings," Daat: A Journal of Jewish Thought 40 (1998): 5-27.

Chapters in Books 

"The Ambiguous Impact of Christian Scholasticism on Jewish Philosophy in the Late Middle Ages” In Alessandro Musco, ed. Universalità della ragione: ... = Universalité de la raison ... = Universality of reason : ... : XII Congresso internazionale di filosofia medievale de la Société ..., Palermo, 17-22 settembre 2007. Palermo: Officina di studi medievali, 2012. 1: 215-230. 

“Maimonides and the Arabic Aristotelian Tradition of Epistemology,” in Beyond Religious Borders: Interaction and Intellectual Exchange in the Medieval Islamic World, ed. David M. Freidenreich and Miriam Goldstein. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012. Pp. 78-91, 192-197.

"Jewish Philosophy in Arabic" in The Oxford Handbook of Medieval Philosophy, ed. John Marenbon. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. 

“The Genesis of Die Hebraeischen Uebersetzungen des Mittelalter,” in Studies on Steinschneider: Moritz Steinschneider and the Emergence of the Science of Judaism in Nineteenth-Century Germany, eds. Reimund Leicht and Gad Freudenthal.  Leiden: Brill, 2011,  pp 487-529.

"On Humanist Logic Judaized - Then and Now: Two Models for the Appropriation of Gentile Science," in Studies in the History of Culture and Science: A Tribute to Gad Freudenthal, eds. Resianne Fontaine, Ruth Glasner, Reimund Leicht, and Giuseppe Veltri, pp. 431-45. 

“Logic in Medieval Jewish Culture,” Science in Medieval Jewish Cultures, Ed. Gad Freudenthal. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2011, pp. 113-136.

“Logic, Jewish,”  in Encyclopedia of Medieval Philosophy: Philosophy between 500 and 1500. Dordrecht: Springer, 2011, pp. 697-703..      

“Moses Maimonides, in ” Medieval Philosophy of Religion, ed. Oppy, Graham, and Nick Trakakis.  Durham: Acumen, 2009.  

“Avicenna, The Healing: Logic: Demonstration,” tranlated into Hebrew, with notes.  An Anthology of Avicenna’s Writings. Ed. Steven Harvey. Tel Aviv U Press, 2009, pp. 82-114.   

“Propositions and Propositional Inference in Medieval Hebrew Logic," in Cambridge History of Medieval Jewish Philosophy, eds. Steven Nadler and Tamar Rudavsky. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2009, pp.  167-187. 

“Maimonides’ On Divine Will and the Limitations of Knowledge,” Maimonides: Tradition and Originality, Ed. A. Ravitsky. Jerusalem: Shazar Institute. Jerusalem: 2009, 1.297-316.