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The complete idiot's guide to the Talmud

Author: Aaron Parry
Publisher: Indianapolis, IN : Alpha Books, cop.2004.
Series: Complete idiot's guide
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Introductions
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aaron Parry
ISBN: 1592572022 9781592572021
OCLC Number: 1117338518
Notes: Índice
Description: xxi, 345 pag. : il. ; 23 cm.
Contents: What is the Talmud? --
In the beginning --
Spreading the word --
People of the Talmud --
Of seeds and blessings --
All about appointed times --
All about the women --
The law of the land --
Holiness --
Pure or impure? --
Talmudic logic and debate --
Getting mystical --
Dreams and visions --
Meaning and metaphors --
Talmudic humor and wit --
The Talmud and science --
Medicine and healing in the Talmud --
On being holy --
Talmudic behavior and conduct --
Man and god --
The Talmud and the land --
The Talmud on death and the afterlife --
Studying the Talmud --
The Talmud's take on contemporary issues --
Living a Talmudic life.
Series Title: Complete idiot's guide
Other Titles: Complete idiot's guide
Responsibility: by Rabbi Aaron Perry.


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