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Economic Analysis in Talmudic Literature

Rabbinic Thought in the Light of Modern Economics

by Roman A. Ohrenstein

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Vantage Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religious aspects,
  • Judaism - Talmud,
  • Economic History,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Talmud,
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc,
  • Economics,
  • Judaism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages233
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7782870M
    ISBN 100533142989
    ISBN 109780533142989

    The Talmud (; Hebrew: "instruction, learning", from a root "teach, study") is a central text of Rabbinic Judaism. It is also traditionally referred to as, a Hebrew abbreviation of, the "six orders", a reference to the six orders of the Mishnah. The term "Talmud" normally refers to the collection of writings named specifically the Babylonian Talmud (Talmud Bavli), although there is also an. Read Volume 19 Issue 1 of History of Political Economy. The main body of the page, occupying its centre and printed in formal block letters, is the Talmud, or Gemara. Both these synonymous terms derive from words meaning "study" or "learning." "Talmud" is Hebrew, whereas "Gemara" (in the present sense) is found only in the Aramaic dialect of the Babylonian Talmud. The academic literature on economic ethics is extensive, citing such authority as natural law and religious law as influences to normative rules in economics. The consideration of moral philosophy, or the idea of a moral economy, for example, is a point of departure in assessing behavioural economic .


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The book taps these "economic treasures" by way of analytic inquiry. The authors, both economic historians and economists, through their study of the original dialectics in the Talmud, were able to discern a wide range of macro- and micro-economic ideas of major by: 2.

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The discussion then turns to the early reception of Daniel 4 in rabbinic Judaism, the Western Author: R.A. Ohrenstein, B. Gordon. The difference is explored between the early and institutionalised phases of the religion of ancient Israel. Here the role of the economic ethos is the focus of the discussion.

The book explores the links between myth and rituals, arguing that the connectedness with ritual endows a Author: R.A. Ohrenstein, B. Gordon. OhrensteinRoman A., Economic Analysis in Talmudic Literature: Rabbinic Thought in the Light of Modern Economics, second edition, revised and enlarged, (New Author: S.

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©— Bioethics Research Library Box Washington DC Roman A. Ohrenstein is the author of Economic Analysis in Talmudic Literature ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews, published ), Economic Analysis i /5. Economic Analysis in Talmudic Literature: Rabbinic Thought in the Light of Modern Economics, by Roman A.

Ohrenstein and Barry Gordon. Studia Post-Biblica, vol. Brill, Leiden, New York and Koln, Pp. xv, ISBN Discusses Talmudic economics in the light of modern economics. This book focuses on the intricate debates, statements and principles that were forged by the Talmudic Rabbis.

It discerns a range of macro- and micro-economic ideas of major significance. Economic Analysis in Talmudic Literature is a unique book presented cogently, lucidly and analytically.

There is no book extant by an economic historian that discusses Talmudic economics in the light of modern economics. Its major focus is on the intricate debates, statements and principles that were forged by the Talmudic Rabbis.

This book presents standard intermediate microeconomics material and some material that, in the authors' view, ought to be standard but is not. Introductory economics material is integrated. Standard mathematical tools, including calculus, are used throughout.

The book easily serves as an intermediate microeconomics text, and can be used for a relatively sophisticated undergraduate who has not 4/5(3). Economic analysis in Talmudic literature: rabbinic thought in the light of modern economics. [Roman A Ohrenstein; Barry Gordon] -- Discusses Talmudic economics in the light of modern economics.

This book focuses on the intricate debates, statements and principles that were forged by the Talmudic Rabbis. Economic analysis in Talmudic literature: rabbinic thought in the light of modern economics. The Babylonian Talmud comprises the Mishnah and the Babylonian Gemara, the latter representing the culmination of more than years of analysis of the Mishnah in the Talmudic Academies in Babylonia.

The foundations of this process of analysis were laid by. It is by now a foregone conclusion that the Talmudic sages possessed a remarkable knowledge and understanding of highly sophisticated economic laws and practices.

In fact, as far back asthe eminent economist and scholar, Werner Sombart, had expressed his deep admiration for their high degree of economic sophistication and keen insight when he wrote:Cited by: 1. Babylonian Talmud VOL I-X in English is a massive work spanning pages in total. This English translation was finished and published in and remains the authoritative version of The Talmud Bavli.

It consists of documents compiled over the period of Late Antiquity (3rd to 5th centuries) and it reached its final form in the 7th century. Discover the best Talmud in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers.

Is the Talmud the most evil book on earth. Bruce 18 September 22 The state of Israel lives in a continuous state of violence against other people, it is the most racially and ethnically bigoted nation there is, it has no moral compass whatsoever and it is the most hated nation on earth.

The logical structure of the rabbis [ hermeneutic of the Talmudic can be exhibited in terms of relationships within and between two sets (classes, groups, or domains). Set A is the set of sentences, terms, expressions in the written Hebrew text of the Torah, i.e.

the Five Books Missing: Economic Analysis. 3 Babylonian Talmud, Nedarim 37a. 4 For extensive discussion, see Roman A. Ohrenstein and Barry Gordon, Economic Analysis in Talmudic Literature: Rabbinic Thought in the Light of Modern Economics (third edition, Brill ) pp.

5 Babylonian Talmud, Bava Batra a. 6 Babylonian Talmud, Berachot Size: KB. JOURNAL OF ECONOMIC THE () ame Theoretic Analysis of a bankruptcy Proble from the Talmud* ROBERT J. AUMANN AND MICHAEL MASCHLER The Hebrew Universify, Jerusalem, Israel Received Aug ; revised February 4, DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF SHLOMO AUMANN, TALMUDIC SCHOLAR ANDFile Size: 1MB.

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The life and times of an enduring work of Jewish spirituality. The Babylonian Talmud, a postbiblical Jewish text that is part scripture and part commentary, is an unlikely n in a hybrid of Hebrew and Aramaic, it is often ambiguous to the point of incomprehension, and its subject matter reflects a narrow scholasticism that should hardly have broad by: 1.

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Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Honors and memorials. After his death, the Rabbi Philip R. Alstat Prize for Literary Achievement was established at JTS for an outstanding rabbinical student; and two endowed JTS chairs, The Rabbi Philip R.

Alstat Associate Professor of Talmud, and The Rabbi Philip R. Alstat Assistant Professor of Liturgy, were created in his memory. However, Born:Lithuania. Talmudists synonyms, Talmudists pronunciation, Talmudists translation, English dictionary definition of Talmudists.

Judaism The collection of ancient Rabbinic writings consisting of the Mishnah and the Gemara, constituting the basis of religious authority in Orthodox. Corrections. All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors.

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For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title. JOURNAL of ECONOMIC THE () Game Theoretic Analysis of a Bankruptcy Problem from the Talmud* ROBERT J.

AUMANN AND MICHAEL MASCHLER The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel Received Aug ; revised February 4, DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF SHLOMO AUMANN, TALMUDIC SCHOLAR AND MAN OF THE WORLD, KILLED IN Cited by: This book is completely different.

I picked it because when you think about the field you think also about the people who were involved. Of course the story of Aumann, the story of many other people, is interesting, but Nash’s story also has a message.

The message is completely separate from game theory, but nevertheless, it happened around. Roman A. Ohrenstein and Barry Gordon, Economic Analysis in Talmudic Literature: Rabbinic Thought in the Light of Modern Economics, E.

Brill, page An example of the talmudic reasoning in this regard is the case where the defendant sold an ox to the claimant, and the ox was found to be a claimant now wants his money back on the ground that his purchase was a “mistaken. Reading the Rabbis: The Talmud as Literature 1st Edition this book makes an important argument for seeing the Bavli as literature, and for engaging in the analysis of sugyot from a literary perspective."--Hebrew Studies.

From the Back by: 1. The Talmud does not contain any explicit economic analysis in the modern sense of the word. But many of its rules pertain to economic phenomena and their formulation and discussion required some insight into economic relationships that went beyond the simply commonsensical one.

This article also discusses negative externalities known as : Ephraim Kleiman. sing: Economic Analysis. The Talmud and Jewish Tradition Enlarged Septem (first published Janu ) David Cloud, Way of Life Literature, P.O.

BoxPort Huron, MI. Popular Behavioral Economics Books Showing of Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions (Hardcover) by. Dan Ariely (shelved times as behavioral-economics) avg rating — 94, ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read.Talmud (tăl´məd) [Aramaic from Heb.,=learning], in Judaism, vast compilation of the Oral Law with rabbinical elucidations, elaborations, and commentaries, in contradistinction to the Scriptures or Written Laws.

The Talmud is the accepted authority for Orthodox Jews everywhere. Its two divisions are the Mishna or text of the Oral Law (in Hebrew) and the Gemara (in Aramaic), a commentary on Missing: Economic Analysis."The Economics of Autocracy and Majority Rule: The Invisible Hand and the Use of Force," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol.

34(1), pagesMarch. Ephraim Kleiman, "‘Just price’ in Talmudic Literature," History of Political Economy, Duke University Press, vol.

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