Lamm, Norman

Lamm, Norman
(b. 1927)
   American scholar. He was born in Brooklyn. He became professor of philosophy and president of Yeshiva University. His publications include A Hedge of Roses, The Royal Reach, Faith and Doubt, Torah Lishmah and The Good Society. He has also served as the editor of the Library of Jewish Law and Ethics.

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