ERIC Number: EJ568068
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Some Educational Uses of Classical Jewish Texts in Exploring Emotion, Conflict, and Character.
Religious Education, v92 n1 p24-37 Win 1997
Discusses the educational value of portrayals of emotional dynamics and conflicts of characters in Hebrew biblical and rabbinic midrashic texts. Asserts that these texts can increase student interest, provide useful insight into human nature, and enhance self-understanding. Provides examples from biblical and rabbinic narratives, Psalms, and the book of Job. (DSK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue on Teaching, Texts, and Language.