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Garments of Torah Essays in Biblical Hermeneutics

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ISBN-10: 0253207525

ISBN-13: 9780253207524

Edition: 1992

Authors: Michael Fishbane, Michael A. Fishbane

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"In this almost painfully beautiful book... Fishbane... explores the question of the kind of canon, privileged status, or Logos, the Torah actually has for the post-modern Western Jew. " -- Theology Today "A book well worth reading." -- The Jerusalem Post "This wonderful volume documents the intellectual and spiritual odyssey of one of North America's foremost Jewish biblical scholars." -- Shofar
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Book details

List price: $19.95
Copyright year: 1992
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publication date: 9/22/1992
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 168
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.594
Language: English

Preface
�1� Inner-Biblical Exegesis: Types and Strategies of Interpretation in Ancient Israel
�2� Extra-Biblical Exegesis: the Sense of Not Reading in Rabbinic Midrash
�3� The Garments of Torah-or, to What May Scripture Be Compared?
�4� Israel and the """"Mothers""""
�5� From Scribalism to Rabbinism: Perspectives on the Emergence of Classical Judaism
�6� The Biblical Dialogue of Martin Buber
�7� Martin Buber's Moses
�8� Speech and Scripture: the Grammatical Thinking and Theology of Franz Rosenzweig
�9� The Teacher and the Hermeneutical Task: a Reinterpretation of Medieval Exegesis
�Conclusion�: The Notion of a Sacred Text
Notes
Index