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Published: 09 January 2014

304 Pages


ISBN: 9780199356386

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Stories of the Law

Narrative Discourse and the Construction of Authority in the Mishnah

Moshe Simon-Shoshan

  • A new examination of Rabbinic narrative and law
  • Challenges conventional notions about the place of stories in rabbinic literature
  • Innovative study of the Mishnah as an ideological text

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