Beyond The Text

Beyond The Text

by Lawrence A. Hoffman
     
 

This unique and groundbreaking study moves "beyond the texts" of prayers to carefully study the worshipping community from an anthropological perspective. Hoffman's innovative approach opens up the world of prayer to the academy and the community at large. With the publication of this book, the study of liturgy will never again be the same.

Overview

This unique and groundbreaking study moves "beyond the texts" of prayers to carefully study the worshipping community from an anthropological perspective. Hoffman's innovative approach opens up the world of prayer to the academy and the community at large. With the publication of this book, the study of liturgy will never again be the same.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253205384
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
08/01/1989
Series:
Jewish Literature and Culture Series
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
213
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.54(d)

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