Authoritative Scriptures in Ancient Judaism

edited by Mladen Popović

Status: 
€144,00
$188.00
ISBN13: 
9789004185302
E-ISBN: 
9789004190740
Publication Date: 
June 2010
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
x, 400 pp.
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ISSN: 
1384-2161
Volume: 
141

Edited by Ann E. Killebrew, Pennsylvania State University and Gabriele Faßbeck, University of Alabama

Colleagues and students honor Prof. Rachel Hachlili with this festschrift, which offers eighteen essays on the archaeology, architecture, and iconography of ancient Judaism. They demonstrate how widely Hachlili's lifetime of research resonates with everyone interested in this field of...
Series: 
Volume: 
172
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004156852
Expected: 
November 2015
€150,00
$194.00

Stewart Moore

In Jewish Ethnic Identity and Relations in Hellenistic Egypt, Stewart Moore investigates the triangular ethnic relations of Jews, Egyptians and Greeks to describe their mutual effects, both positive and negative, on identity formation.
Series: 
Volume: 
171
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004301924
Expected: 
October 2015
€126,00
$163.00

Bradley Ritter, Ave Maria University

Study of conflicts over Judeans’ integration in Greek cities of the Roman Empire, including what citizenship status Judeans enjoyed, what role that played in the conflicts, and whether Judeans enjoyed the right to establish institutions for the practice of ancestral customs.
Series: 
Volume: 
170
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004289833
E-ISBN: 
9789004292352
Publication date: 
May 2015
€126,00
$163.00

Anne Fitzpatrick-McKinley, Trinity College Dublin

Nehemiah’s imperial mission consisted solely of establishing stability in the relations between Yehudites and neighbouring elites. The ethnic/cultic colouring, reflected in his reforms in Jerusalem, represented the views of Nehemiah who used Mosaic authority to achieve both his own aims and...
Series: 
Volume: 
169
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004289888
E-ISBN: 
9789004292222
Publication date: 
April 2015
€126,00
$168.00

Ari Mermelstein, Yeshiva University

In Creation, Covenant, and the Beginnings of Judaism, Ari Mermelstein examines Second Temple writers who described creation, rather than a historical event, as the beginning of Jewish history in order to resolve a perceived sense of temporal rupture with Israel’s covenantal past.
Series: 
Volume: 
168
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004281059
E-ISBN: 
9789004281653
Publication date: 
October 2014
€99,00
$128.00

Edited by Thierry Legrand and Jan Joosten both of University of Strasbourg

This book reassesses the links between the Targumic literature and the writings of the Second Temple period. Ten specialists approach the question from different angles: relationship between ancient versions and Targums, biblical and comparative approaches, thematic issues.
Series: 
Volume: 
167
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004269545
E-ISBN: 
9789004271579
Publication date: 
July 2014
€110,00
$142.00

Edited by József Zsengellér, Károli Gáspár Reformed University, Budapest

Rewritten Bible After Fifty Years offers several papers on the meanings and usages of the notion Rewritten Bible introduced by Geza Vermes in 1961.
Series: 
Volume: 
166
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004268159
E-ISBN: 
9789004271180
Publication date: 
May 2014
€135,00
$175.00

Vasile Babota, Pontifical Gregorian University & Pontifical Beda College

In The Institution of the Hasmonean High Priesthood, Vasile Babota offers an interdisciplinary study of the historical process (167–140 B.C.E.), which led to the establishment of the Hasmonean rebellious priests as high priests of the Hellenistic Judea.
Series: 
Volume: 
165
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004251779
E-ISBN: 
9789004252042
Publication date: 
December 2013
€123,00
$171.00

Edited by Matthias Henze, Rice University and Gabriele Boccaccini, University of Michigan with the collaboration of Jason M. Zurawski

This volume covers a wide range of topics around 4 Ezra and 2 Baruch, two Jewish apocalypses of the first century CE, including their place of origin and their similarities with the Qumran literature, with early Rabbinic and with Christian texts.
Series: 
Volume: 
164
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004258679
E-ISBN: 
9789004258815
Publication date: 
November 2013
€161,00
$209.00

Edited by Bernd U. Schipper, Humboldt University and D. Andrew Teeter, Harvard Divinity School

Taking the concepts of wisdom and Torah in the book of Deuteronomy as a point of departure, the essays of the present collection examines the relationship between wisdom and Torah in Wisdom literature of the Second Temple period.
Series: 
Volume: 
163
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004253322
E-ISBN: 
9789004257368
Publication date: 
October 2013
€114,00
$148.00

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