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The charm of wise hesitancy : Talmudic stories in contemporary Israeli culture

Author: David C Jacobson
Publisher: Brighton : Academic Studies Press, 2017.
Series: Israel (Boston, Mass.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the resurgence of interest in Talmudic stories in Israel and presents some of the most popular Talmudic stories in contemporary Israeli culture, as well as creative interpretations of those  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Jacobson, David C., 1947-
Charm of wise hesitancy.
Brighton, MA : Academic Studies Press, 2017
(DLC) 2016042919
Named Person: Israel
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David C Jacobson
ISBN: 9781618115546 1618115545
OCLC Number: 958497952
Description: xxxvi, 146 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Recovering a repressed past --
1. The rediscovery of Talmudic stories --
2. Authority, autonomy, and interpersonal relations: the oven of Akhnai --
3. When opposites attract: Rabbi Yohanan and Resh Lakish --
4. Women and Torah study: Beruria --
5. Eros repressed and restored: Rabbi Hiya Bar Ashi and Heruta --
6. An ideal marriage: Rabbi Akiva and the daughter of Ben Calba Savua --
7. Human failings and national destruction: Kamtza and Bar Kamtza.
Series Title: Israel (Boston, Mass.)
Responsibility: David D. Jacobson.

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"In his book, David Jacobson offers a wide range of Israeli contemporary commentaries to Talmudic legends. With love, knowledge, and profound commitment, Jacobson explores one of the most fascinating Read more...

 
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