The Discourse of the Bavli

Language, Literature, and Symbolism : Five Recent Findings

Author: Jacob Neusner

Publisher: University of South Florida

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Category: Religion

Page: 234

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The Torah in the Talmud

A Taxonomy of the Uses of Scripture in the Talmud : Tractate Qiddushin in the Talmud of Babylonia and the Talmud of the Lan

Author: Jacob Neusner

Publisher: University of South Florida

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Category: Religion

Page: 194

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The Talmud of the Land of Israel

An Academic Commentary to the Second, Third and Fourth Divisions

Author: Jacob Neusner

Publisher: University of South Florida

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Category: Religion

Page: 296

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How the Rabbis Liberated Women

Author: Jacob Neusner

Publisher: University of South Florida

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Category: Religion

Page: 141

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Argues that the rabbis of late antiquity, in the normative law set forth in the Mishnah-Tosefta-Yerushalmi-Bavli, liberated Israelite women by according them what Scripture had denied: the standing and powers of sentient beings; a role in critical transactions of their existence that, if not entirely equal to that of men, at least corresponded to it; and agency and intentionality. Few bibliographic references. No index. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

How Adin Steinsaltz Misrepresents the Talmud

Four False Propositions from His "Reference Guide"

Author: Jacob Neusner

Publisher: University of South Florida

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Category: Religion

Page: 253

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Neusner continues his criticism of recent scholarship on Judaism, naming names and addressing their work chapter and verse. Here he takes on Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz's 1989 The Talmud. The Steinsaltz Edition. A Reference Guide. He find misrepresentations that the Talmud has no formal external order, deals with all possible subjects in the world, is not written in a systematic fashion, and has an associative structure. No index or bibliography. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

The Talmud of the Land of Israel: Yerushalmi tractate Berakhot

Author: Jacob Neusner

Publisher: University of South Florida

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Category: Religion

Page: 432

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Presented as a graphical exegesis. Neusner (religious studies, U. of South Florida) offers an outline form of a previous translation by Tzvee Zahavy, intending to thereby show how the Talmud is structured as an orderly and rational document. The author's own actual commentary is limited to a preface

Decoding the Talmud's Exegetical Program

From Detail to Principle in the Bavli's Quest for Generalization : Babylonian Talmud Tractate Shabbat

Author: Jacob Neusner

Publisher: University of South Florida

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Category: Religion

Page: 264

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Talmud of the Land of Israel

An Academic Commentary

Author: Jacob Neusner

Publisher: University of South Florida

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Category: Religion

Page: 488

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