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Published: 30 March 2012

304 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199773732

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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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