Journals Higher Education



14 August 2013

352 Pages

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

ISBN: 9780199739882

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The Formation of the Babylonian Talmud

David Weiss Halivni and Translated by Jeffrey L. Rubenstein

  • The most comprehensive and detailed presentation of the history of the formation of the Babylonian Talmud by one of the world's leading Talmudic scholars
  • Offers a revolutionary theory of the dating and editing of the Babylonian Talmud, the authoritative source of Jewish law
  • Extensive study of the nature and processes of the editing of the Babylonian Talmud, with dozens of examples and analysis of Talmudic passages