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The Resource Socrates & the fat rabbis, Daniel Boyarin

Socrates & the fat rabbis, Daniel Boyarin

Label
Socrates & the fat rabbis
Title
Socrates & the fat rabbis
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Boyarin
Title variation
Socrates and the fat rabbis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An innovative attempt to read Plato with the Talmud, and the Talmud with Plato, this book examines Platonic and Talmudic dialogues to show that in a sense they are not dialogic at all, but a monological discursive form yoked incongruously with a comic mode
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boyarin, Daniel
Dewey number
184
Index
index present
LC call number
B398.C63
LC item number
B69 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plato
  • Comic, The
Label
Socrates & the fat rabbis, Daniel Boyarin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The cheese and the sermons : toward a microhistory of ideas -- In praise of indecorous acts of discourse : an essay by way of introduction -- "Confound laughter with seriousness" : the Protagoras as monological dialogue -- "Confound seriousness with laughter" : on monological and dialogical reading, the Gorgias -- Jesting words and dreadful lessons : the two voices of the Babylonian Talmud -- "Read Lucian!" : Menippean satire and the literary world of the Babylonian Talmud -- Icaromeʼir : Rabbi Meʼir's Babylonian "Life" as Menippean satire -- "The truest tragedy" : the Symposium as monologue -- A crude contradiction; or, The second accent of the Symposium -- Appendix: On the postmodern allegorical
Control code
317923001
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 388 pages
Isbn
9780226069166
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009013814
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)317923001
Label
Socrates & the fat rabbis, Daniel Boyarin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The cheese and the sermons : toward a microhistory of ideas -- In praise of indecorous acts of discourse : an essay by way of introduction -- "Confound laughter with seriousness" : the Protagoras as monological dialogue -- "Confound seriousness with laughter" : on monological and dialogical reading, the Gorgias -- Jesting words and dreadful lessons : the two voices of the Babylonian Talmud -- "Read Lucian!" : Menippean satire and the literary world of the Babylonian Talmud -- Icaromeʼir : Rabbi Meʼir's Babylonian "Life" as Menippean satire -- "The truest tragedy" : the Symposium as monologue -- A crude contradiction; or, The second accent of the Symposium -- Appendix: On the postmodern allegorical
Control code
317923001
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 388 pages
Isbn
9780226069166
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009013814
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)317923001

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