Questions and Answers: Intellectual Foundations of Judaism
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Questions and Answers: Intellectual Foundations of Judaism

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Neusner addresses the fundamental questions students of the Bible, Judaism, or World Religions frequently ask about the literature, history, religion, and theology of Rabbinic Judaism. His clear, succinct answers feature portions of rabbinic texts drawn from the rich tradition of Judaism and include selected supplementary readings.
Paperback, 254 pages
Published January 1st 2006 by Hendrickson Publishers (first published December 1st 2005)
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Michael Doyle
Skimmed it for historical information (i.e. when and who wrote the Mishnah, the different Talmuds, etc.) But didn't read all the way through. Felt more like a very detailed conversation Neusner was having with himself in his head than a book aimed at helping lay people understanding what he was talking about.
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Born in Hartford, Connecticut, Neusner was educated at Harvard University, the Jewish Theological Seminary of America (where he received rabbinic ordination), the University of Oxford, and Columbia University.

Neusner is often celebrated as one of the most published authors in history (he has written or edited more than 950 books.)Since 1994, he has taught at Bard College. He has also taught at Col...more
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