Reading in the Heart

By Barry W. Holtz

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), February 2002

Holtz examines the phrase "People of the Book"and asks whether the attachment of Jews to words is due to nature or nurture. Holtz concludes by stating that the study of classic Jewish books trains the mind and prepares the learner for other secular learning.

Topic: Judaic Studies, Jewish Text, Higher Education, Jewish Studies

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: 32/588

Page Number(s): 7-8

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Holtz, Barry W. Reading in the Heart. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). February 2002: 7-8. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6255


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