By Tova Hartman,Charlie Buckholtz
These are texts which were studied broadly with characters which are identified good. This learn indicates, even though, that the dominant interpretations masks darker, extra insightful, and eventually extra serious dimensions of those very important figures. Hartman and Buckholtz become aware of muted voices of non-public betrayal and feedback that resonate as damning social reviews of the rabbis themselves. those reviews frequently spotlight the ways that cultural experts use, and abuse, their strength; revealing the results of those ethical failings on their legitimacy as communal leaders. In those voices of social feedback, the rabbis evince an knowledge in their personal vulnerability to such abuses and failings in addition to their hurtful, marginalizing results on participants of much less strong social groups.
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Are You Not a Man of God?: Devotion, Betrayal, and Social Criticism in Jewish Tradition by Tova Hartman,Charlie Buckholtz