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6 edition of The Ethics of the Sages found in the catalog.

The Ethics of the Sages

An Interfaith Commentary of Pirkei Avot

by Ronald W. Pies

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Comparative Religion,
  • Judaism,
  • Sacred texts,
  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Judaism - Sacred Writings,
  • Jewish Religious Texts,
  • Religion,
  • Mishnah.,
  • Judaism - Talmud,
  • History,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / History,
  • Religious ethics,
  • Avot,
  • Commentaries,
  • Comparative studies,
  • Mishnah

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages435
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8055507M
    ISBN 100765761033
    ISBN 109780765761033

    Ethics of the Sages Author: Rabbi Rami Shapiro tr. and annotation by Genre: Judaism Pages: Format: Paperback ISBN: $ Examines the profound teachings of beloved texts of Jewish life from the standpoints of other religious and philosophical systems. This book analyzes the teachings contained within Pirkei Avot in relation .

    The concept of the sage within Stoicism was an important topic. Indeed, the discussion of Stoic ethics within Stobaeus, which depended on Arius Didymus, spent over a third of its length discussing the sage. The Stoic sage was understood to be an inaccessible ideal rather than a concrete reality. This long-awaited companion volume to The Literature of the Sages, First Part (Fortress Press, ) brings to completion Section II of the renowned Compendia series. The Literature of the Sages, Second Part, explores the literary creation of thousands of ancient Jewish teachers, the often- anonymous Sages of late antiquity and the Middle Ages.

    The Making of a Sage A Study in Rabbinic Ethics Jonathan Wyn Schofer "Schofer writes with elegance and verve." —Martin S. Jaffee, University of Washington. A Notable Selection for the Jordan Schnitzer Book Award for Jewish Thought and Philosophy, awarded by .   Ethics of the Sages: Pirke Avot-Annotated & Explained by Longhill Partners, Inc in DJVU, FB2, FB3 download e-book. Welcome to our site, dear reader! All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of it's content suppliers and protected by US and international copyright laws%().


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ETHICS OF THE SAGES is actually Rami's second encounter with the Pirke Avot. An earlier book, WISDOM OF THE JEWISH SAGES, is also an interpretative rendering, but unlike the newer work which aims for a crisper translation with the interpretation on a facing page, WISDOM reads Rami's interpretations directly into the text/5(20).

This paperback is a more elaborate volume than Shapiro's Zenlike interpretive version Wisdom of the Jewish Sages: A Modern Reading of Pirke Avot (). It contains biographical sketches of the Rabbis, the ethical teachings of these sages, and notes and commentaries on the teachings' meaning and relevance to the contemporary : Turner Publishing Company.

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The Pirkei Avos Treasury: Ethics of the Fathers: The Sages' Guide to Living With an Anthologized Commentary and Anecdotes (ArtScroll (Mesorah)) Hardcover – August 1, by Moshe Lieber (Author), Nosson Scherman (Author)/5(26). Pirkei Avot, which translates to English as Chapters of the Fathers, is a compilation of the ethical teachings and maxims from Rabbinical Jewish tradition.

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