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    • Gersonides' ethics: The to'alot be-middot in Ralbag's biblical commentaries 

      Horwitz, David (ProQuest Dissertations & Theses, 2006)
      Ralbag's biblical commentaries contain lists of to'alot (useful lessons) derived from each section of the text. His lists of lessons concerning middot (ethics) are noteworthy for the scope of assertive activities subsumed ...

      DANZIG, NEIL (ProQuest Dissertations & Theses, 1984)
      This study deals with the book "Halakhot Pesukot" (=HP), the first legal compendium of the post-Talmudic era in Babylonia. The book was known under various titles, and achieved widespread popularity already in the middle ...
    • Rabbi Joseph Albo's Concept of Free Choice in his Philosophic Exegesis 

      Weiss, Shira (ProQuest Dissertations & Theses, 2013)
      Contrary to the consensus of modern scholars who consider Joseph Albo to be an unoriginal philosopher who merely synthesized the views of his predecessors, philosophical originality can, in fact, be uncovered in his ...