Publication year: 2002
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This volume offers a fresh analysis of the position of On the Sacred Disease in the scientific tradition by giving due weight to the influence on it of magico-religious medicine and sophistic oratory.
Nils P. Heeßel
Edited by Leda Ciraolo and Jonathan Seidel
Edited by Stanley E. Porter
A Handbook to the Exegesis of the New Testament is a substantial theoretical and practical guide to the multifaceted discipline of New Testament exegesis. This handbook will serve well as both a textbook and a reference book for the major tools and topics in the area of New Testament ...
David H. Aaron
Aaron systematically examines God-related idioms in the Hebrew Bible to determine whether a particular idiom is meant to be understood metaphorically. Aaron challenges current methodologies that dominate biblical scholarship regarding metaphor and offers original, viable alternatives to the ...
From his study of the rabbinic literature, Jacob Neusner shows how the rabbinic documents give expression to a theological system. Neusner discusses the how divine thought came to expression and he shows how the implicit theological system is expressed in the rules for the life of God’s chosen ...
Edited by Ellen van Wolde
The debate over form versus function rages intensely in discussions of Hebrew syntax. This volume sets out the parameters of the debate and the historical reasons for how the questions of narrative syntax are being approached by today’s scholars. This publication has also been published in ...
Rabbinic Judaism, in its classical writings produced from the first through the seventh century of the Common Era, sets forth a theological system that is orderly and reliable. This work make its contribution in seeing in the principal conceptions of Rabbinic Judaism a logos—a sustained, ...
Carl Joachim Classen
Please note that this title is only available to customers in the USA, Canada, and Mexico. NO salesrights for Rest of World. In view of the current debate on the application of Greek and Roman rhetoric to biblical texts, C. Joachim Classen aims at determining both the opportunities and the ...
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