Pirkei Avot: A Social Justice Commentary by Shmuly Yanklowitz Paperback Book


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Author: Shmuly Yanklowitz


Publisher: Central Conference of American Rabbis

Published: Dec 1969

Genre: Religion - Judaism - Talmud

Pages: 468


Pirkei Avot is the urtext of Jewish practical wisdom. In many ways, the words of Pirkei Avot were the first recorded manifesto of social justice in Western civilization. This commentary explores the text through a lens of contemporary social justice and moral philosophy, engaging both classical commentators and modern thinkers.

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