Table of contents for The making of a sage : a study in rabbinic ethics / Jonathan Wyn Schofer.

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Preface 000
Acknowledgements 000
Conventions 000
Introduction 000
Part 1. The Text and Its Sages
1. R. Nathan and Its Contexts 000
2. The Text Instructs 000
3. Concepts and Tropes 000
4. The Text and Its Sages: Conclusion 000
Part 2. Rabbinic Tradition 000
5. Torah and Transgressive Tendencies 000
6. The Heart and Its Formation 000
7. Rabbinic Tradition: Conclusion 000
Part 3. Rabbinic Theology 000
8. Divine Reward and Punishment 000
9. Motivation and Emotion 000
10. Rabbinic Theology: Conclusion 000
Conclusion 000
Notes 000
Bibliography 000
Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Talmud. Minor tractates. Avot de-Rabbi Nathan -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Rabbinical literature -- History and criticism.
Ethics in rabbinical literature.
Ethics, Jewish.