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Talmudic Stories: Narrative Art, Composition, and Culture
How should we understand the stories of the Babylonian Talmud? Where do they come from? Why are they in the Talmud? How do they relate to Talmudic law? In Talmudic Stories, Jeffrey Rubenstein deepens our appreciation for the complexity of these texts by drawing attention to the literary aspects and cultural contexts that are essential to understanding their narrative art, ...more
Paperback, 456 pages
Published September 24th 2003 by Johns Hopkins University Press
(first published September 28th 1999)
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