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Author Perl, Gil S.

Title The pillar of Volozhin : Rabbi Naftali Ẓvi Yehuda Berlin and the world of nineteenth-century Lithuanian Torah scholarship / Gil S. Perl
Published Boston : Academic Studies Press, 2012


Description 1 online resource
Series Studies in Orthodox Judaism
Studies in Orthodox Judaism.
Contents Frontmatter -- Table of Contents -- Acknowledgements / Perl, Gil -- Preface -- Chapter I: The Text of 'Emek ha-Neẓiv -- Chapter II: Neẓiv as an Early Nineteenth-Century Midrash Commentator -- Chapter III: 'Emek ha-Neẓiv: An Early Nineteenth-Century Midrash Commentary -- Chapter IV: The Young Neẓiv and the Ancient Rabbis -- Chapter V: 'Emek ha-Neẓiv in its Cultural Context -- Chapter VI: From 'Emek ha-Neẓiv to Ha'amek Davar -- Chapter VII: The Polemics of Ha'amek Davar -- Afterword: Avenues for Further Research -- Appendices -- Bibliography -- Index
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Notes Based on the author's thesis (Ph. D.) -- Harvard University, 2006, entitled: ʻEmek ha-Neẓiv
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Berlin, Naphtali Ẓevi Judah, 1817-1893.
Berlin, Naphtali Ẓevi Judah, 1817-1893.
Bible. Old Testament -- Criticism, interpretation, etc., Jewish -- History -- 19th century
Bible. Old Testament.
Jewish scholars -- Lithuania -- Biography
Jewish learning and scholarship -- Lithuania -- History -- 19th century
Rabbis -- Lithuania -- Vilnius -- Intellectual life
RELIGION -- Judaism -- Theology.
Jewish learning and scholarship.
Jewish scholars.
Rabbis -- Intellectual life.
Lithuania -- Vilnius.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
Author Perl, Gil S. ʻEmek ha-Neẓiv
ISBN 9781618110534