Narrative and Document in the Rabbinic Canon: From the Mishnah to the Talmuds

by Jacob Neusner (Author)

This study of the inclusion of biographical narratives examines sage-stories, anecdotes about the life and deeds of Rabbinic sages, in components of the unfolding canon of Rabbinic Judaism during the formative age. These documents, from the first six centuries C.E., are exclusive of the two Talmuds.

Book details

Publication date
November 11, 2009
Publisher
Collection
Page count
320
ISBN
9780761849520
Paper ISBN
9780761849513