restricted access   Volume 106, Number 2, Spring 2016

Table of Contents

Forum

On Muses and Mystics: Some Essays on Some Essays by Solomon Schechter: Editor’s Introduction

pp. 133-137
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Saving Knowledge

pp. 138-144
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Reclaiming His Past

pp. 145-149
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Rabbinics without the Crutch of Canonicity

pp. 150-154
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Rocks versus Gravel, or: Schechter on Modern Jewish Excellence

pp. 155-159
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The Saint in the Drawing Room

pp. 160-164
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Asceticism, Mysticism, and Messianism: A Reappraisal of Schechter’s Portrait of Sixteenth-Century Safed

pp. 165-177
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The World of the Talmud

Article

The “Evil Inclination” of the Jews: The Syriac Yatsra in Narsai’s Metrical Homilies for Lent

pp. 179-207
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Review Forum

Irano-Talmudica: The New Parallelomania?

pp. 209-232
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“This, but Also That”: Historical, Methodological, and Theoretical Reflections on Irano-Talmudica

pp. 233-241
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The Bavli, the Roman East, and Mesopotamian Christianity

pp. 242-247
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Irano-Talmudica and Beyond: Next Steps in the Contextualization of the Babylonian Talmud

pp. 248-255
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