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Author Destro, Adriana, author.

Title The law of jealousy : anthropology of Sotah / Adriana Destro
Edition Second edition
Published Atlanta, Georgia : Scholars Press, 2020
Providence, Rhode Island : Brown Judaic Studies, [2020]


Description 1 online resource (1 volume)
Series Brown Judaic studies ; 181
Brown Judaic studies ; no. 181.
Contents Introduction -- The bitter waters -- Two historical background and "topical" problems -- The setting of the ordeal -- The ritual in front of the sanctuary -- The epilogue of the "judgment of God" -- Outside the rules
Summary "Summary note: "--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes "Corrections note: "--Provided by publisher
Edition statement is from online full metadata page
"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
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Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on May 30, 2020)
Subject Jealousy -- Religious aspects -- Judaism.
Adultery (Jewish law)
Ordeal (Jewish law)
Judaism -- Customs and practices.
Rabbinical literature -- History and criticism
Adultery (Jewish law)
Jealousy -- Religious aspects -- Judaism
Judaism -- Customs and practices
Ordeal (Jewish law)
Rabbinical literature
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 9781946527721