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Brill reference library of Judaism ; v. 27.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -220) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
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.