From Cases to Concepts: R. Jose’s views on property rights as reflected in the Mishnah, Tosefta, and Talmudim
Eliezer Diamond / October 27, 2013
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How does the Mishnah approach cases where one person's actions on his own property impact his neighbor? This lecture was delivered as part of A Day of Learning in Commemoration of the Tenth Yahrzeit of Rifka Rosenwein, z"l.
Eliezer Diamond is the Rabbi Judah Nadich Associate Professor of Talmud and Rabbinics at The Jewish Theological Seminary. He is the author of many popular and scholarly articles, including a chapter on the rabbinic period in theSchocken Guide to Jewish Books and articles in the Reader's Guide to Judaism. He is the author of Holy Men and Hunger Artists: Fasting and Asceticism in Rabbinic Culture, published in 2003 by Oxford University Press. He received ordination from the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary of Yeshiva University and a PhD in Talmud from JTS. Click here to access podcasts recorded by Eliezer Diamond.