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To Study and to Teach: The Methodology of Nechama Leibowitz

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In this book, Shmuel Peerless, a long-time student of Nechama Leibowitzs, systematically presents the respected scholars unique approach to Torah instruction, organizing some of her methodological teachings and pedagogical techniques in a manner that makes them easily accessible to teachers and students of textual study alike. The information provided in this volume is collected and extrapolated from Leibowitzs lectures, published writings, and gilyonot—the study sheets on the weekly Torah portion she disseminated to students worldwide. This book helps to preserve Nechama Leibowitz the teacher, the scholar, and the personality as an inspiration for future generations of teachers and students.

Synopsis:

Systematically presents Nechama Leibowitz's unique approach to Bible instruction, organizing her methodological teachings and pedagogical techniques in a manner that makes them easily accessible to teachers and students of textual study alike. The information provided in this work is collected and extrapolated from Nechama Leibowitz's lectures and published writings. Nehama Leibowitz has become widely recognized as one of the most influential Bible scholars of the 20th century, and guided many students through the presentation of selections from the Torah text and accompanying commentaries along with probing questions designed to guide the readers through a textual analysis that would deepen their understanding of the passage.

About the Author

Rabbi Shmuel Peerless is the Director of the Center for Jewish School Leadership at Bar-Ilan University's Lookstein Center for Jewish Education in the Diaspora. Previously, he served as the educational director of the Hillel Academy of Dayton, Ohio and the Hebrew Academy of Montreal, and was the director of the World Council for Torah Education. He studied with Nechama Leibowitz for several years and co-authored Studies on the Haggadah from the Teachings of Nechama Leibowitz and an expanded edition in Hebrew called Haggadat Nechama.

Product Details

ISBN:
9789657108550
Subtitle:
The Methodology of Nechama Leibowitz
Publisher:
Urim Publications
Author:
Peerless, Shmuel
Subject:
Bible - Study - New Testament
Subject:
Teaching Methods & Materials - Reading
Subject:
Judaism - Sacred Writings
Subject:
Biblical Studies - New Testament
Subject:
Education
Subject:
Christianity-New Testament General
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Publication Date:
20050401
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
183
Dimensions:
9 x 6.2 in

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"Synopsis" by , Systematically presents Nechama Leibowitz's unique approach to Bible instruction, organizing her methodological teachings and pedagogical techniques in a manner that makes them easily accessible to teachers and students of textual study alike. The information provided in this work is collected and extrapolated from Nechama Leibowitz's lectures and published writings. Nehama Leibowitz has become widely recognized as one of the most influential Bible scholars of the 20th century, and guided many students through the presentation of selections from the Torah text and accompanying commentaries along with probing questions designed to guide the readers through a textual analysis that would deepen their understanding of the passage.
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