#50981 Overall Influence

David Hartman

Rabbi

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From Wikipedia

David Hartman was an American-Israeli leader and philosopher of contemporary Judaism, founder of the Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem, Israel, and a Jewish author.Biography David Hartman was born in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn, New York. He attended Yeshiva Chaim Berlin and the Lubavitch Yeshiva, after which he spent time learning in Lakewood Yeshiva. In 1953, having studied under Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik, he received his rabbinical ordination from Yeshiva University in New York. He continued his studies with Rabbi Soloveitchik until 1960, while pursuing a graduate degree in philosophy with Robert C. Pollock at Fordham University. In 1971, Hartman immigrated to Israel with his wife Barbara and their five children.

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Schools

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Yeshiva University

Jewish University located in Manhattan

Fordham University

Private research university in New York City

McGill University

English-language public research university in Montreal, Quebec

Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this person influential?
#2366 World Rank
Religious Studies
#3780 World Rank
Philosophy