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A Dictionary of the Ancient Rabbis

Jacob Neusner (Ed)

A Dictionary of the Ancient Rabbis

Jacob Neusner (Ed)

$42.99

Hardback
400 Pages

- Publisher Jacob Neusner is Research Professor of Religion and Theology, Bard College, and Senior Fellow of the Institute of Advanced Theology at Bard College. He has published more than eight hundred books and innumerable articles, and he is editor of The Dictionary of Judaism in the Biblical Period and the three-volume Encyclopaedia of Judaism. He has also served as President of the American Academy of Religion and was appointed as Member of the National Council on the Humanities.

- Publisher "The Jewish Encyclopaedia," the monumental ten-volume resource on all aspects of Judaism, was originally published at the turn of the twentieth century. Introduced and compiled by Jacob Neusner, the "Dictionary of Ancient Rabbis" selects every entry from "The Jewish Encyclopaedia" devoted to the rabbis of the Mishnah, Tosefta, and Talmuds. Today s scholars, students, clergy, and laity will find this a valuable companion volume to Judaism s classical texts.

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400 Pages
- Publisher

Jacob Neusner is Research Professor of Religion and Theology, Bard College, and Senior Fellow of the Institute of Advanced Theology at Bard College. He has published more than eight hundred books and innumerable articles, and he is editor of The Dictionary of Judaism in the Biblical Period and the three-volume Encyclopaedia of Judaism. He has also served as President of the American Academy of Religion and was appointed as Member of the National Council on the Humanities.
- Publisher

"The Jewish Encyclopaedia," the monumental ten-volume resource on all aspects of Judaism, was originally published at the turn of the twentieth century. Introduced and compiled by Jacob Neusner, the "Dictionary of Ancient Rabbis" selects every entry from "The Jewish Encyclopaedia" devoted to the rabbis of the Mishnah, Tosefta, and Talmuds. Today s scholars, students, clergy, and laity will find this a valuable companion volume to Judaism s classical texts.
- Publisher

Meet the Author

Jacob Neusner (Ed)

Jacob Neusner (Ph.D., Columbia University) is Distinguished Service Professor of the History and Theology of Judaism; Bard Center Fellow. He is the Editor of the three volume Encyclopedia of Judaism, he has published more than one thousand books and innumerable articles, including Theology of the Oral Torah, Theology of the Halakhah, and The Incarnation of God: The Character of Divinity in Formative Judaism.
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  • Catalogue Code 202419
  • Product Code 1565639324
  • EAN 9781565639324
  • Pages 400
  • Department Academic
  • Category Reference
  • Sub-Category Dictionaries/encyclopaedias
  • Publisher Hendrickson Publishers
  • Publication Date Jul 2003
  • Dimensions 235 x 152 x 35 mm
  • Weight 0.939kg

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