By Giuseppe Veltri
Rabbinic hermeneutics in historical Judaism displays this multifaceted global of the textual content and of fact, obvious as a global of reference worthy observation. As a replicate, it comprises this international yet possibly additionally falsifies truth, adapting it to one's personal goals and must haves. It includes 4 parts:
Part I, regarded as advent, is the outline of the "Rabbinic Workshop" (Officina Rabbinica), the rabbinic international the place the coed performs a task and a reformation of a reformation continuously happens, the realm the place the reflect used to be created and synthetic.
Part II offers with the historic surroundings, the area of reference of rabbinic Judaism in Palestine and within the Hellenistic Diaspora (Reflecting Roman Religion);
Part III makes a speciality of magic and the sciences, as historic (political and empirical) actions of effect within the double which means of receiving and adopting whatever and of try to produce an impact on folks and gadgets (Performing the Craft of Sciences and Magic).
Part IV addresses the rabbinic trouble with texts (Reflecting on Languages and Texts) because the major zone of "influence" of the rabbinic academy in an area among the texts of the prior and the genuine international of the present.
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A Mirror of Rabbinic Hermeneutics: Studies in Religion, Magic, and Language Theory in Ancient Judaism (Studia Judaica) by Giuseppe Veltri