I also lked Hartley’s piece in Zeek. It suggests to me that parts of Kabbalah were or developed as a kind of mystical apologetic,, which would call into question its status as esoteric. The link is: http://www.zeek.forward.com/articles/117541/

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Zachary Braiterman is Professor of Religion in the Department of Religion at Syracuse University. His specialization is modern Jewish thought and philosophical aesthetics. http://religion.syr.edu
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