Zutot 2004

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-5453-2 (Print) 978-1-4020-5454-9 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Motifs in Literature

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 7-7

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      Pages 8-15

      Judas the Maccabee’s Dream (2 MACC. 15:11-16) and the Egyptian King’s Sickle sword

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      Pages 16-16

      I Enoch 56.7

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      Pages 17-26

      How Plutarch Gained his Place in the Tosefta

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      Pages 27-34

      A Hebrew Hymn of Praise for a High-priestly Rabbinic Martyr: A Note on the Relationship between the Synagogue Liturgy and Rabbinic Literary Culture

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      Pages 35-41

      The Rechabites in Ma‘aseh Alexandros and in the Medieval Ben Sira

  2. History and Demography

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 43-43

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      Pages 44-49

      Once Again on Yael and the Aphrodisias Inscription

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      Pages 50-56

      The Jews of Ancient Sicily

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      Pages 57-63

      Cosmas of Prague and the Western Migration of Jews to Poland

  3. Medieval and Renaissance Thought

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 65-65

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      Pages 66-78

      Maimonides’ Disagreement with ‘The Torah’ in His Interpretation of Job

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      Pages 79-95

      From Digression to Compilation: Samuel ibn Tibbon and Immanuel of Rome on Genesis 1:11, 1:14, and 1:20

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      Pages 96-100

      An Unexpected Source of Meir Aldabi’s Shevile Emunah

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      Pages 101-106

      The Image of the Black in Yohanan Alemanno’s Hai ha-‘Olamim: Additional Evidence

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      Pages 107-112

      Neutral or Natural Relater? Some Remarks on Rabbi Leone da Modena’s Historia de Riti Hebraici

  4. Haskalah

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 113-113

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      Pages 114-121

      What’s in a Name? Conceptions of Hebrew as Reflected by the Titles of Hebrew Grammars

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      Pages 122-131

      ‘Biqqure ha-‘Ittim Are the First Fruits …Which Include Some Nice Things and Matters of Knowledge and Benefit’: The Hebrew Periodical of the Haskalah in Galicia

  5. Within Orthodoxy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 133-133

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      Pages 134-141

      The Magic of Halakhah.A Study in the Ritual of Washing Hands in the Morning after Rising as Described in the Shulhan ‘Arukh (OH 4)

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      Pages 142-152

      From Frankfurt to Jerusalem: Horev School. A Special Approach in the Israeli Religious School System