Biblical Ambiguities

Metaphor, Semantics and Divine Imagery

David H. Aaron

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€120,00
$148.00
ISBN13: 
9789004120327
Publication Date: 
March 2001
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Hardback
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x, 222 pp.
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ISSN: 
1571-5000
Volume: 
4

James F. Strange, Thomas R.W. Longstaff, and Dennis E. Groh

This volume concerns the excavations at ancient Sepphoris, Israel, from 1983 to 1987. It contains a detailed report on the history of the site, based on literary sources, excavations, and investigations.
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Volume: 
22
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004126268
Publication date: 
November 2006
€190,00
$233.00

Arkady Kovelman

The book exhibits the dynamics of Jewish culture from Alexandrian exegesis to the Talmud in the framework of literary revolutions. These revolutions followed the crisis of tradition and the appearance of 'mass society' in Late Antiquity.
Series: 
Volume: 
21
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004144026
Publication date: 
July 2005
€158,00
$194.00

Dov Schwartz.Translated by David Louvish and Batya Stein

Astral magic is shown to be a major influence in Jewish medieval thought. The book traces its winding course in the work of such figures as Judah Halevi, Nahmanides and others, and provides a new perspective on medieval Jewish rationalism.
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Volume: 
20
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004142343
Publication date: 
November 2004
€142,00
$174.00

Abraham Gross

The phenomenon of active martyrdom, including the slaughter of children and suicide, was practiced, admired and hailed since the persecutions of the First Crusade and mainly in the Ashkenazic cultural sphere. We find it also in Iberia during the 14th-15th centuries. This monograph highlights the...
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Volume: 
19
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004138537
Publication date: 
June 2004
€69,00
$85.00
Series: 
Volume: 
18
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004132511
Publication date: 
December 2003
€229,00
$282.00

Jacob Neusner

This detailed, systematic classification of Rabbinic narrative supplies these facts concerning the classification of narratives and their regularities: [1] what are the types and forms of narrative in a given document? [2] how are these distinctive types and forms of narrative distributed across...
Series: 
Volume: 
17
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004130364
Publication date: 
June 2003
€136,00
$166.00

Jacob Neusner

This detailed, systematic classification of Rabbinic narrative supplies these facts concerning the classification of narratives and their regularities: [1] what are the types and forms of narrative in a given document? [2] how are these distinctive types and forms of narrative distributed across...
Series: 
Volume: 
16
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004130357
Publication date: 
June 2003
€152,00
$186.00

Jacob Neusner

This detailed, systematic classification of Rabbinic narrative supplies these facts concerning the classification of narratives and their regularities: [1] what are the types and forms of narrative in a given document? [2] how are these distinctive types and forms of narrative distributed across...
Series: 
Volume: 
15
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004130340
Publication date: 
June 2003
€136,00
$166.00

Jacob Neusner

This detailed, systematic classification of Rabbinic narrative supplies these facts concerning the classification of narratives and their regularities: [1] what are the types and forms of narrative in a given document? [2] how are these distinctive types and forms of narrative distributed across...
Series: 
Volume: 
14
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004130234
Publication date: 
May 2003
€152,00
$186.00

Jacob Neusner

The Halakhah of the oral Torah conveys monotheism in a philosophical mode, and the Aggadah, monotheism in a mythic mode. What is perfect about the dual Torah, written and oral, is the perfect match between the message and the medium, Halakhah for the philosophical monotheism, Aggadah for the...
Series: 
Volume: 
13
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004130333
Publication date: 
May 2003
€120,00
$148.00

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