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Title Preachers of the Italian ghetto / edited by David B. Ruderman
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [1992]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 168 pages) : facsimiles
Series The University of California Press e-editions
University of California Press e-editions
Contents Introduction / David B. Ruderman -- Italian Jewish preaching: An overview / Marc Saperstein -- Judah Moscato: A late renaissance Jewish preacher / Moshe Idel -- Preaching as mediation between elite and popular cultures: The case of Judah del Bene / Robert Bonfil -- Jewish preaching and the language of science: The sermons of Azariah Figo / David B. Ruderman -- Preaching in the Venetian ghetto: The sermons of Leon Modena / Joanna Weinberg -- Speaking of the dead: The emergence of the eulogy among Italian Jewry of the sixteenth century / Elliott Horowitz
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Moscato, Judah ben Joseph, approximately 1530-approximately 1593.
Jewish preaching -- Italy -- History -- 16th century.
Jewish preaching -- Italy -- History -- 17th century.
Jewish sermons -- History and criticism.
Judaism -- Italy -- History -- 16th century.
Judaism -- Italy -- History -- 17th century.
Rabbis -- Italy -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biography.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Ruderman, David B.
ISBN 0520077350 (alk. paper)
0520912292 (electronic bk.)
0585115494 (electronic bk.)
9780520077355 (alk. paper)
9780520912298 (electronic bk.)
9780585115498 (electronic bk.)