Economic Analysis in Talmudic Literature

Economic Analysis in Talmudic Literature

Author: Roman Ohrenstein

Publisher: BRILL

ISBN: 9789047428084

Category: Religion

Page: 252

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This book discusses the economics of the Talmud in the light of modern economics. Its focus is on the intricate debates, statements and principles that were forged by the great minds of the Talmudic Rabbis. This ancient storehouse of learning includes a wealth of economic knowledge of modern sophistication. The book taps those "economic treasures" by way of analytic inquiry.
Economic Analysis in Talmudic Literature
Language: en
Pages: 152
Authors: Roman A. Ohrenstein, Barry (Barry Lewis John) Gordon
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: BRILL

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
Economic Analysis in Talmudic Literature
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Roman Ohrenstein, Barry Gordon
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-17 - Publisher: BRILL

This book discusses the economics of the Talmud in the light of modern economics. Its focus is on the intricate debates, statements and principles that were forged by the great minds of the Talmudic Rabbis. This ancient storehouse of learning includes a wealth of economic knowledge of modern sophistication. The
Economic Analysis in Talmudic Literature
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Roman A. Ohrenstein, Barry J.. Gordon, Barry Lewis John Gordon
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: BRILL

This lucidly written study is unique in that 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 ancient storehouse of learning
Ancient and Medieval Economic Ideas and Concepts of Social Justice
Language: en
Pages: 611
Authors: S. Todd Lowry, Barry Lewis John Gordon
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: BRILL

13 scholars contribute to this survey of past discussions of the workings of economic structures and of justice in interpersonal relations, cultural institutions and the social order. They investigate the sources in each historic period from the world of the Old Testament and the ancient Greeks through to Spanish scholasticism
Economics, Ethics and Religion
Language: en
Pages: 233
Authors: R. Wilson
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-02-24 - Publisher: Springer

There is a revival of interest by economists in ethical issues and beliefs, and by moral philosophers and theologians in economics. This book is intended to make a contribution to this cross-fertilisation of ideas. Rodney Wilson has undertaken an extensive survey of Jewish, Christian and Muslim views on economics, and