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Unformatted text preview: Ways of the Righteous Anonymous (maybe for ethical reason, following Hassidei Ashkenaz ideas?) 15th century Interested in practical ethics Huge success Highly influenced by previous works such as Sefer Hasidim and Hovot ha-Levavot Duties of the Heart 1080 in Spain (Muslim) in Judeo-Arabic, by Bahya Ben Yosef Ibn Pakuda Borrowed from non-Jewish sources esp Muslim/Sufi Extremely influential on all later Jewish Ethical lit...
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- Spring '10