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Author Schleicher, Marianne.

Title Intertextuality in the tales of Rabbi Nahman of Bratslav : a close reading of Sippurey Maʼasiyot / by Marianne Schleicher
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2007


Description 1 online resource (viii, 664 pages)
Series Studies in the history of religions, 0169-8834 ; v. 116
Studies in the history of religions ; v. 116. 0169-8834
Contents Theoretical background for the applied method -- Rabbi Nahman of Bratslav -- Earlier scholarly commentaries on the tales -- Analyses -- Conclusion
Summary Until 1806, Rabbi Nahman of Bratslav (1772-1810) disseminated his thoughts on redemption through homilies. In 1806, however, Nahman chose the genre of tales as an additional and innovative means of religious discourse. This book draws upon the concept of "intertextuality" to explain how Nahman defines his theology of redemption
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 637-642) and index
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Subject Naḥman, of Bratslav, 1772-1811. Sipure maʻaśiyot
Naḥman mi-Braslav 1772-1810 Sippurei Ma'asiyyot
Naḥman ben Śimḥah -- Intertextualität.
Nachman von Braclaw -- Intertextualität.
Naḥman ben Śimḥah. Sippurei Ma'asiyyot.
SUBJECT Sipure maʻaśiyot (Naḥman, of Bratslav) fast
Subject Hasidic parables.
Hasidim -- Legends.
Rabbis -- Legends
RELIGION -- Judaism -- Sacred Writings.
Hasidic parables
Sefer Sippurei Maʹasiyyoy (Naḥman van Bratslav)
Chasidism -- legender.
Genre/Form Legends
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9789047420170