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Author Hayes, Christine Elizabeth.

Title Between the Babylonian and Palestinian Talmuds : accounting for halakhic difference in selected sugyot from Tractate Avodah zarah / Christine Elizabeth Hayes
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1997
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 270 pages)
Contents Manuscripts and Early Editions; Abbreviations; Transliteration System; Introduction; I: INTERNAL CAUSES OF HALAKHIC DIFFERENCE (l): TEXTUAL ISSUES; II: INTERNAL CAUSES OF HALAKHIC DIFFERENCE (ll): HERMENEUTICAL CAUSES; III: EXTERNAL CAUSES OF HALAKHIC DIFFERENCE: HALAKHAH AND HISTORY; Conclusion; Appendix: Response to Jacob Neusner; Notes; Bibliography; Index of Citations; General Index
Summary This work addresses the the genesis of halakhic (legal) divergence between the Talmuds produced by the Palestinian rabbinic community (c. AD 370) and the Babylonian rabbinic community (c. AD 650). It analyzes selected divergences between parallel passages of the two Talmuds
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-262) and index
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Subject Talmud Yerushalmi. Avodah zarah -- Comparative studies.
Talmud. Avodah zarah -- Comparative studies.
Rabbinical literature.
Genre/Form Comparative studies.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 96011500
ISBN 0195098846
142940051X (electronic bk.)
9781429400510 (electronic bk.)