Deviancy in early rabbinic literature [electronic resource] : a collection of socio-anthropological essays / by Simcha Fishbane ; with an introduction by Nissan Rubin
- Fishbane, Simcha
- Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2007.
- Physical Description:
- xi, 234 p. ; 25 cm.
- The Brill reference library of Judaism, 1571-5000 ; v. 27
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- The case of the modified mamzer in early rabbinic texts -- "As the vows of the evil folk" : the structure and implicit message of Mishnah's tractate Nazir -- "In the case of women-any hand which makes many examinations is to be praised" : niddah as viewed by the rabbis of the Mishnah -- "Most women engage in sorcery" : an analysis of female sorceresses in the Babylonian Talmud -- "Go and enjoy your acquisition" : the prostitute in the Babylonian Talmud -- "Hear no evil, speak no evil, see no evil" : the physically handicapped in the Mishnah -- Toward an understanding of the methodology of Mishnah : the case of kutim -- Descriptive or prescriptive : the case of the gentile in Mishnah -- Deviancy in battle : rituals and the Israelite soldier in the Torah and the Mishnah : an anthropological understanding -- "Every dream becomes valid only by its interpretation" : dreams, dream interpretations and dream interpreters in the Babylonian Talmud.
- 9789004158337 (hardcover : alk. paper) and 9004158332 (hardcover : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (p. -220) and index.
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