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A History of the Mishnaic Law of Purities, Part Fourteen: Miqvaot: Literary and Historical Problems

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Overview

Jacob Neusner evaluates the literary and historical problems of the Miqvaot by examining how it relates to the Mishnah and Tosefta. He considers the forms and formulary patterns of the laws, then goes on to outline the Miqvaot in the rabbinic cities of Yahneh and Usha, covering such topics as the purification of water and restoring the suitability of unfit water.

  • Title: A History of the Mishnaic Law of Purities, Part Fourteen: Miqvaot: Literary and Historical Problems
  • Author: Neusner, Jacob
  • Publisher: Wipf & Stock
  • Publication Date: 2007