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Author Borowitz, Eugene B.

Title The Talmud's theological language-game : a philosophical discourse analysis / Eugene B. Borowitz
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 316 pages)
Series SUNY series in Jewish philosophy
SUNY series in Jewish philosophy.
Contents What is the aggadah problem? -- The surface characteristics -- The substantive concerns -- The "logic" -- Does extending the sample alter the findings? -- Is aggadic discourse self-limiting? -- Positively, what is aggadah? -- Reconstruing the aggadah problem -- Can we theologize as the rabbis did? -- On concluding
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-291) and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Samuel ben Naḥman, active 3rd century-4th century -- Knowledge -- Aggada
Aggada -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc
Aggada -- Philosophy.
Discourse analysis.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2005012109
ISBN 0791467015
1423772903 (electronic bk.)
9781423772903 (electronic bk.)