Learning Talmud: A Guide to Talmud Terminology and Rashi Commentary

Learning Talmud: A Guide to Talmud Terminology and Rashi Commentary

by Scot A. Berman
     
 
This valuable study aid for beginning and intermediate Talmud students includes: *Close to 200 technical terms used regularly in the Talmud. Each entry provides a literal translation, a guide to specialized usage in the Talmud, and references to related terms *Insights into the methodology of the master talmudic commentator — Rashi *Over 180 common words and

Overview

This valuable study aid for beginning and intermediate Talmud students includes: *Close to 200 technical terms used regularly in the Talmud. Each entry provides a literal translation, a guide to specialized usage in the Talmud, and references to related terms *Insights into the methodology of the master talmudic commentator — Rashi *Over 180 common words and phrases used by Rashi in his commentaries *Tips to the student and the teacher on how to best utilize this resource

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780765759580
Publisher:
Aronson, Jason Inc.
Publication date:
03/01/1997
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
5.52(w) x 8.16(h) x 0.34(d)

Meet the Author

Rabbi Scot A. Berman was born in Alma, Michigan, and received his rabbinic ordination from the Hebrew Theological College in Skokie, Illinois, in 1980. He holds a masters degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Loyola University in Chicago. Rabbi Berman developed many of his ideas about teaching Talmud while head of the Talmud department at Loyola, and later as Assistant Principal of Ida Crown Jewish Academy. From 1992_1994, Rabbi Berman studied in Jerusalem as a Jerusalem Fellow. He was principal of the Rabbi David L. Silver Yeshiva Academy in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, and is currently principal of the Joseph Kushner Hebrew Academy High School in Livingston, New Jersey. Rabbi Berman lives in West Orange, New Jersey, with his wife and four children.

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