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The Classic Midrash: Tannaitic Commentaries on the Bible.
Tr., intro., and
commentaries by Reuven Hammer; preface by Judah Goldin. New
York: Paulist Press, 1995. 528 p. (Classics ofWestern Spirituality) Bib­
liog., index.
G o l d b e r g , E d w i n C.
Midrash for Beginners.
Northvale, NJ: Aron­
son, 1996. 74 p. Bibliog., index.
H o f f m a n , L a w r e n c e A.
Covenant of Blood: Circumcision and Gender
in Rabbinic Judaism.
Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press, 1996. 256 p.
(Chicago Studies in the History of Judaism) Bibliog., index.
I b n E z r a , A b r a h a m b e n M e i r .
The Secret ofthe Torah: a Translation
ofAbraham Ibn Ezra's Sefer YesodMora ve-Sod ha-Torah.
Tr. and anno­
tated by H. Norman Strickman. Northvale, NJ: Aronson, 1995. 194 p.
Bibliog., index.
In My Flesh I See God: a Treasury ofRabbinic Insights about the Human Anat­
Compiled and tr. by Avraham Yaakov Finkel. Northvale, NJ:
Aronson, 1995. 356 p. Bibliog., index.
K e l l n e r , M e n a c h e m M a r c .
Maimonides on the “Decline of the Gen­
and the Nature of Rabbinic Authority.
Albany: State Univ. of
New York Press, 1996. 137 p. (SUNY Series in Jewish Philosophy)
Bibliog., index.
Kugler, Robert
From Patriarch to Priest: the Levi-Priestly Tradition from
Aramaic Levi to Testament ofLevi.
Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1996. 255 p.
(Early Judaism and Its Literature, no. 9) Bibliog., indexes.
L a p i n , H a y i m .
Early Rabbinic Civil Law and the Social History ofRoman
Galilee: a Study ofMishnah Tractate BabaMesi'a.
Atlanta: Scholars Press,
1996. 1996. 368 p. (Brown Judaic Studies, no. 307) Bibliog., index.
M a i m o n i d e s , M o s e s .
The Essential Maimonides: Translations of the
Tr. by Avraham Yaakov Finkel. 1st Jason Aronson Inc. ed.
Northvale, NJ: Aronson, 1996. 259 p. Index.
M a i m o n i d e s , M o s e s .
Maimonides'Introduction to His Commentary on
the Mishnah.
Translated and annotated by Fred Rosner. Northvale,
NJ: Aronson, 1995. 188 p. Bibliog.
N e u s n e r , J a c o b .
Are the Talmuds Interchangeable?: Christine Hayes’s
Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1995. 166 p. (South Florida Studies in
the History of Judaism, no. 122)
N e u s n e r , J a c o b .
The Documentary Foundation of Rabbinic Culture:
Mopping up after Debates with Gerald L. Bruns
S.J.D. Cohen
Mana Goldberg, Susan Handelman, Christine Hayes, James Kugel, Peter
Schaefer, Eliezer Segal, E.P. Sanders, and Lawrence H. Schiffman.
Scholars Press, 1995. 213 p. (South Florida Studies in the History of
Judaism, no. 113)