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By Ronald Pies

turning into a Mensch is a 'user's advisor' to changing into a greater individual, taking readers via a means of own development by way of modern day vignettes that draw upon the Talmud's historic knowledge. by way of analyzing personality features comparable to 'kindness and compassion,' 'self-mastery and self discipline,' and 'humility and flexibility,' readers of any or no religion examine what it takes to develop into a 'mensch' —- an honest and honorable man or woman. Readers are brought to the best sages of the Talmudic period and lots of smooth masters of moral habit. turning into a Mensch isn't just a guidebook for private progress —- it's also an invaluable consultant for folks who are looking to foster the moral improvement in their children.

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