skip to content
Tradition and the formation of the Talmud Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Tradition and the formation of the Talmud

Author: Moulie Vidas
Publisher: Princeton ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

It is widely recognized that the creators of the Talmud innovatively interpreted and changed the older traditions on which they drew. The author argues on the contrary that structural features of the  Read more...


(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Moulie Vidas
ISBN: 9780691154862 0691154864
OCLC Number: 910857614
Notes: Bewerking van proefschrift, Pronceton University, 2009.
Description: 239 pagina's ; 24 cm
Contents: A Note on Style Conventions vii Introduction 1 PART I 21 Chapter One The Alterity of Tradition 23 Chapter Two The Division into Layers 45 Chapter Three Composition as Critique 81 PART II 113 Chapter Four Scholars, Transmitters, and the Making of talmud 115 Chapter Five The Debate about Recitation 150 Chapter Six Tradition and Vision 167 Conclusion 203 Acknowledgments 215 Bibliography 217 Source Index 233 Subject Index 237
Responsibility: Moulie Vidas.


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Honorable Mention for the 2016 Jordan Schnitzer Book Award in Biblical Studies, Rabbinics, and Jewish History & Culture in Antiquity, Association for Jewish Studies "Vidas's book exemplifies the best Read more...

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data

Primary Entity

<> # Tradition and the formation of the Talmud
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "910857614" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <> ;
   schema:about <> ; # Jewish law--Interpretation and construction
   schema:about <> ;
   schema:about <> ; # Talmud.
   schema:about <> ;
   schema:author <> ; # Moulie Vidas
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:datePublished "2014" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <> ;
   schema:genre "History" ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Tradition and the formation of the Talmud" ;
   schema:productID "910857614" ;
   schema:workExample <> ;
   wdrs:describedby <> ;

Related Entities

<> # Moulie Vidas
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1983" ;
   schema:familyName "Vidas" ;
   schema:givenName "Moulie" ;
   schema:name "Moulie Vidas" ;

<> # Jewish law--Interpretation and construction
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Jewish law--Interpretation and construction" ;

    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0691154864" ;
   schema:isbn "9780691154862" ;

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.