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 (mī-mŏn′ĭ-dēz′), Moses Originally Moses ben Maimon. Known as "Rambam." 1135?-1204.
Spanish-born Egyptian physician, rabbi, and philosopher who codified the Talmud in the Mishneh Torah (1170-1180) and attempted to reconcile Aristotelian philosophy with Jewish theology in Guide for the Perplexed (1190).


(Biography) also called Rabbi Moses ben Maimon. 1135–1204, Jewish philosopher, physician, and jurist, born in Spain. He codified Jewish law in Mishneh Torah (1180)
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(maɪˈmɒn ɪˌdiz)

(Moses ben Maimon) ( “RaMBaM” ), 1135–1204, Jewish philosopher and jurist.
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observes that Strauss was also critical of Maimonides's scholarly defenders like Cohen, who offered a "glamorized and retouched portrait" of the Rambam "as advocate for modern autonomous morality avant la lettre.
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Some rules are direct instructions from Rambam, while others, such as the modern idea of limiting snacking to calorie-restricted choices, are not.
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Rambam says those who ignore their responsibility to the poor are called "lawless" in the same way that an idol worshipper is called "lawless.
Research leader Prof Lior Gepstein of the Rambam Medical Center in Haifa, Israel, said: "Skin cells from an old patient can end up beating in a lab dish as heart cells as young as when he was born.
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