Video 18 Mishnah-Tannaitic Midrash Comparison

From the course by Northwestern University
The Talmud: A Methodological Introduction
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From the lesson
Tosefta, Tannaitic Midrash and Palestinian Talmud
Rabbinic literature consists of multiple works in three genres—Midrash, Mishnah and Talmud. This module introduces each of these different genres with a comparative analysis of texts related to false testimony in works of each type.

Meet the Instructors

  • Barry Scott Wimpfheimer
    Barry Scott Wimpfheimer
    Associate Professor
    Religious Studies