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Author Fishman, Talya, 1955- author.

Title Becoming the people of the Talmud : oral Torah as written tradition in medieval Jewish cultures / Talya Fishman
Published Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2011


Description 1 online resource (413 pages)
Series Jewish culture and contexts.
Contents Frontmatter -- Contents -- Preface to the Paperback Edition -- Introduction -- 1. The Place of Oral Matters in Geonic Culture -- 2. Oral Matters among Jews of Qayrawan and al-Andalus: Framing Sefarad -- 3. Framing Ashkenaz: Cultural Landmarks of Medieval Northern European Societies -- 4. Textualization of Northern European Rabbinic Culture: The Changing Role of Talmud -- 5. Medieval Responses to the Textualization of Rabbinic Culture -- 6. Rhineland Pietism and the Textualization of Rabbinic Culture in Medieval Northern Europe -- Epilogue -- Glossary -- Abbreviations -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index -- Acknowledgments
Summary Talya Fishman explores the impact of the textualization process in medieval Europe on the Babylonian Talmud's roles within Jewish culture
Notes OldControl:muse9780812204988
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 349-387) and index
Notes In English
Print version record
SUBJECT Talmud -- History
Talmud. fast (OCoLC)fst01356431
Talmud gnd
Tosefta gnd
Europa gnd
Talmud. idszbz
Tosefta. idszbz
Subject Tosafists.
Jewish law -- Interpretation and construction.
Talmud Torah (Judaism) -- History
11.21 Jewish religious literature.
RELIGION -- Judaism -- Talmud.
RELIGION -- Judaism -- General.
Jewish law -- Interpretation and construction.
Talmud Torah (Judaism)
Mündliche Überlieferung
Mondelinge overlevering.
Mündliche Überlieferung.
Kulturelle Entwicklung.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780812204988