Moshe Halbertal

Uruquay, 1958

Moshe Halbertal is Professor of Jewish Thought and Philosophy at Hebrew University in Jerusalem, where he obtained his PhD in 1989, and a fellow at the Shalom Hartman Institute. He also teaches at New York University each autumn. Together with Avishai Margalit, he wrote Idolatry (1992); he also published People of the Book: Canon, Meaning, and Authority (1997), Concealment and Revelation: Esotericism in Jewish Thought (2007) and Maimonides: Life and Thought (2013).