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What is Talmud? : the art of disagreement

Author: S B Dolgopolʹskiĭ
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2009.
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"True disagreements are hard to achieve, and even harder to maintain, for the ghost of final agreement constantly haunts them. The Babylonian Talmud, however, escapes from that ghost of agreement, and provokes unsettling questions: Are there any conditions under which disagreement might constitute a genuine relationship between minds? Are disagreements always only temporary steps toward final agreement? Must a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dolgopolʹskiĭ, S.B. (Sergeĭ Borisovich).
What is Talmud?
New York : Fordham University Press, 2009
(DLC) 2008043310
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: S B Dolgopolʹskiĭ
ISBN: 9780823238767 0823238768 9780823236725 0823236722 082322936X 9780823229369 9780823246885 0823246884 1282698869 9781282698864 9786612698866 6612698861
OCLC Number: 650219018
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: What is Talmud? --
The Talmud in Heidegger's aftermath --
The art of (the) Talmud --
Talmud as event --
The ways of the Talmud in its rhetorical dimension: a performative analytical description --
The art of disagreement.
Responsibility: Sergey Dolgopolski.
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Redefines the place of the Talmud and its study in the intellectual map of the West.  Read more...


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What is Talmud? The Art of Disagreement is an innovative and provocative analysis of the intellectual art and practice of Talmud, exemplified by the fifteenth-century Castilian commentator, Read more...

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