Date of Award
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
This study examines the broad rhetorical, attributional and thematic features of Mekhilta de-Rabbi Ishmael (MRI) to evaluate the extent to which it is a coherent text and to suggest possible purposes underlying its composition.
Phillips, Elaine A., "Mekhilta D'Rabbi Ishmael: A Study in Composition and Context" (1991). Dropsie College Theses. 56.
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