Jack N. Lightstone

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The Rhetoric of the Babylonian Talmud, Its Social Meaning and Context
Wilfrid Laurier University Press (2006)

Virtually from its redaction about the sixth century A.D., the Babylonian Talmud became the rabbinic...

Society, the Sacred and Scripture in Ancient Judaism: A Sociology of Knowledge
Wilfrid Laurier University Press (2006)

This work explores the relationship between religion, social patterns, and the perception of the...

Mishnah and the Social Formation of the Early Rabbinic Guild: A Socio-Rhetorical Approach
Wilfrid Laurier University Press (2006)

Where do the origins of the rabbinic movement lie, and how might evidence from the early rabbinic...