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Author Saldarini, Anthony J., author.

Title Scholastic rabbinism : a literary study of the Fathers according to Rabbi Nathan / Anthony J. Saldarini
Edition Second edition
Published Chico : Scholars Press, 2020


Description 1 online resource (174 pages)
Series Brown Judaic studies ; 14
Brown Judaic studies ; no. 14.
Contents Introduction -- The Chapters of the Fathers -- The Literary Structure of The Fathers According to Rabbi Nathan -- The Thematic Development of The Chain of Tradition -- The Nature of The Chain of Tradition -- The School of Rabban Johanan Ben Zakkai and his Disciples: A New Way of Life -- The Sayings of The Early Sages -- The Enumeration Sayings -- Literary Conclusions -- Historical Conclusions
Summary "Scholastic Rabbinism is a study of two early rabbinic documents, Pirke Avot and the Avot d'Rabbi Natan. Saldarini's study examines the literary connections between these related documents while at the same time drawing larger conclusions about their provenance and what they contribute to our understanding of early rabbinic scholasticism"--Provided by publisher
Analysis Judaism
Notes Edition statement from online full metadata page
"This edition incorporates typographical and some factual corrections of the original text."--Publishers' preface
"Open access edition funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities/Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Humanities Open Book Program."--T.p. verso
"Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-No Derivatives 4.0 International License."--T.p. verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on June 02, 2020)
SUBJECT Talmud. Minor tractates. Avot de-Rabbi Nathan -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Talmud. Minor tractates. Avot de-Rabbi Nathan fast
Subject Jewish ethics.
Jewish ethics
Genre/Form e-books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Livres numériques.
Form Electronic book
Author Satlow, Michael L., editorial director.
National Endowment for the Humanities, sponsoring body.
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, sponsoring body.
ISBN 9781946527295