Item description for Encyclopedia Of Midrash: Biblical Interpretation In Formative Judaism by Jacob Neusner, Alan J. Avery-Peck, William Scott Green & Guenter Stemberger...
This massive two-volume reference provides a systematic account of Midrash, biblical interpretation in Judaism, from well before the second century BCE through the end of the seventh century CE. It covers interpretation of Scripture in a number of distinct Judaic canons, but emphasizes the Rabbinic one, which came to predominate and which defined t
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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 3.5" Width: 7.25" Height: 10" Weight: 5.5 lbs.
Release Date Dec 31, 2004
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 9004141669 ISBN13 9789004141667
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More About Jacob Neusner, Alan J. Avery-Peck, William Scott Green & Guenter Stemberger
Jacob Neusner is Research Professor of Religion and Theology and Senior Fellow of the Institute of Advanced Theology at Bard College. He has published more than nine hundred books and innumerable articles, and he is editor of "The Dictionary of Judaism in the Biblical Period" and the three-volume "Encyclopaedia of Judaism." In addition to his Rabbinic Midrash, he has translated the Mishnah, Tosefta, and both the Babylonian and Jerusalem Talmud into English.
Jacob Neusner currently resides in Annandale-On-Hudson. Jacob Neusner was born in 1932 and has an academic affiliation as follows - Bard College Bard College, New York, USA Bard College, New York, USA B.
Jacob Neusner has published or released items in the following series...
Christianity and Judaism, the Formative Categories