The Murmuring Deep: Reflections on the Biblical Unconscious
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The Murmuring Deep: Reflections on the Biblical Unconscious

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Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg informs her literary analysis of the biblical text with concepts drawn from Freud, Winnicott, Laplanche, and other psychoanalytic thinkers to make a powerful argument for the idea that the creators of the midrashic commentary, the medieval rabbinic commentators, and the Hassidic commentators were themselves on some level aware of the complex interp...more
Paperback, 480 pages
Published October 4th 2011 by Schocken (first published 2009)
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