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Author Hirshman, Marc G.

Title The stabilization of rabbinic culture, 100 C.E.-350 C.E. : texts on education and their late antique context / Marc Hirshman
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 192 pages)
Summary In the first five centuries of the common era, in Roman Palestine and Sasanid Persia, a small group of perhaps a couple of thousand Jewish scholars and rabbis were able to secure and sustain a thriving national and educational culture. This text studies how this was achieved
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Talmud -- History.
Judaism -- History -- Talmudic period, 10-425.
Jewish learning and scholarship -- History -- To 1500.
Jewish religious education -- History -- To 1500.
Rabbinical literature -- History and criticism.
Middle East -- Religion.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199852581 ebook
0199852588 ebook