Talmud and the Internet: A Journey between Worlds
  • Talmud and the Internet: A Journey between Worlds
  • Talmud and the Internet: A Journey between Worlds

Talmud and the Internet: A Journey between Worlds

by Jonathan Rosen
     
 

The Talmud and the Internet, in which Jonathan Rosen examines the contradictions of his inheritance as a modern American and a Jew, is a moving and exhilarating meditation on modern technology and ancient religious impulses. Blending memoir, religious history and literary reflection Rosen explores the remarkable parallels between a page of Talmud and the

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The Talmud and the Internet, in which Jonathan Rosen examines the contradictions of his inheritance as a modern American and a Jew, is a moving and exhilarating meditation on modern technology and ancient religious impulses. Blending memoir, religious history and literary reflection Rosen explores the remarkable parallels between a page of Talmud and the homepage of a web site, and reflects on the contrasting lives and deaths of his American and European grandmothers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312420178
Publisher:
Picador
Publication date:
09/15/2001
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.33(d)

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