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Economic Morality and Jewish Law$
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Aaron Levine

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780199826865

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2015

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199826865.001.0001

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A Tale of Two Sermons (Derashot)

A Tale of Two Sermons (Derashot)

Jewish Law’s Deontological Ethics at Work

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(p.28) Chapter 1 A Tale of Two Sermons (Derashot)
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Economic Morality and Jewish Law
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Aaron Levine

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199826865.003.0001

This chapter illustrates a case study of how the social context can lead to misguided economic decisions. It also includes rules of morality set by Jewish law to guide modes of conduct and reconciliation of conflicts. It provides an exposition that settles the conflicts between truth-telling and other dictates of virtue by explaining the following scenarios: Rabbi Elimelekh Pelt's Keynote Speech at the Rye Hilton and Rabbi Pelt's Tryout Sermon at Eden Commons.

Keywords:   Rabbi Elimelekh Pelt, Rye Hilton, Tryout Sermon, Eden Commons, deontological ethical system, hanuppah, derashot

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