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The Resource The essential Talmud, Adin Steinsaltz ; translated from the Hebrew by Chaya Galai

The essential Talmud, Adin Steinsaltz ; translated from the Hebrew by Chaya Galai

Label
The essential Talmud
Title
The essential Talmud
Statement of responsibility
Adin Steinsaltz ; translated from the Hebrew by Chaya Galai
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • heb
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
296.1/2061
Index
index present
LC call number
BM503.5
LC item number
.S79913 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The essential Talmud, Adin Steinsaltz ; translated from the Hebrew by Chaya Galai
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Translation of ha-Talmud la-kol
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
History. What is the Talmud? ; The oral law : the first generations ; The oral law : the era of the zugot (pairs) ; The Tannaim ; The compilation of the Mishnah ; The Amoraim in Babylonia ; The Amoraim in Palestine ; The redaction of the Babylonian Talmud ; Talmudic exegesis ; The printing of the Talmud ; The persecution and banning of the Talmud -- Structure and content. The structure of the Talmud ; The subject matter of the Talmud ; Prayers and benedictions ; The Sabbath ; The festivals ; Marriage and divorce ; The status of women ; Civil law ; Criminal law ; Sacrifices ; Dietary laws ; Ritual purity and impurity ; Ethics and Halakhah ; Derekh eretz (deportment) ; The world of mysticism -- Method. Midrash (Halakhic exegesis) ; The Talmudic way of thinking ; Strange and bizarre problems ; Methods of study ; The Talmud and the Halakhah ; Aggadah in the Talmud ; What is a scholar? ; The Talmud's importance for the people ; The Talmud has never been completed -- Appendix : order and tractates of the Mishnah and Talmud
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 296 pages
Isbn
9780465020607
Lccn
75036384
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm01975959
  • (OCoLC)ocn793739517
Label
The essential Talmud, Adin Steinsaltz ; translated from the Hebrew by Chaya Galai
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Translation of ha-Talmud la-kol
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
History. What is the Talmud? ; The oral law : the first generations ; The oral law : the era of the zugot (pairs) ; The Tannaim ; The compilation of the Mishnah ; The Amoraim in Babylonia ; The Amoraim in Palestine ; The redaction of the Babylonian Talmud ; Talmudic exegesis ; The printing of the Talmud ; The persecution and banning of the Talmud -- Structure and content. The structure of the Talmud ; The subject matter of the Talmud ; Prayers and benedictions ; The Sabbath ; The festivals ; Marriage and divorce ; The status of women ; Civil law ; Criminal law ; Sacrifices ; Dietary laws ; Ritual purity and impurity ; Ethics and Halakhah ; Derekh eretz (deportment) ; The world of mysticism -- Method. Midrash (Halakhic exegesis) ; The Talmudic way of thinking ; Strange and bizarre problems ; Methods of study ; The Talmud and the Halakhah ; Aggadah in the Talmud ; What is a scholar? ; The Talmud's importance for the people ; The Talmud has never been completed -- Appendix : order and tractates of the Mishnah and Talmud
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 296 pages
Isbn
9780465020607
Lccn
75036384
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm01975959
  • (OCoLC)ocn793739517

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
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