Archive for November, 2011

Opening the Gates of Interpretation

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011

Opening the Gates of Interpretation: Maimonides’ Biblical Hermeneutics in Light of His Geonic-Andlusian Heritage and Muslim Milieu, by Mordechai Z. Cohen. Brill, 2011. Prof. Mordechai Cohen’s study of Maimonides’ method of biblical interpretation has at its heart an exacting analysis of each passage in Maimonides’ Book of the Commandments in which the term peshuto shel […]