Conservatism and Innovation in the Hebrew Language of the Hellenistic Period

Proceedings of a Fourth International Symposium on the Hebrew of the Dead Sea Scrolls & Ben Sira

Edited by Jan Joosten and Jean-Sébastien Rey

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€109,00
$145.00
ISBN13: 
9789004164048
E-ISBN: 
9789047423973
Publication Date: 
December 2007
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Hardback
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xii, 252 pp.
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0169-9962
Volume: 
73

Emile Puech

This English translation of the new edition of the Copper Scroll of Qumran gives the results of an improved decipherment of the engraved text due to the restoration of the Scroll by the Mécénat of the French Electric Company.
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Volume: 
112
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004171008
Expected: 
May 2015
€86,00
$123.00

Kipp Davis

A careful reconsideration of the Apocryphon of Jeremiah C from Qumran and the Jeremianic traditions in the Qumran literature reveals the importance of Jeremiah's prophetic persona for the construction of community identity in periods of crisis.
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Volume: 
111
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004278257
E-ISBN: 
9789004278448
Publication date: 
October 2014
€126,00
$163.00

Paul Heger

Women in the Bible, Qumran and Early Rabbinic Literature: Their Status and Roles explores the different attitudes toward the woman’s guilt for the expulsion from the Garden and human’s calamities and the legal ramifications of her lower social and legal status regarding independence,...
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Volume: 
110
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004276918
E-ISBN: 
9789004277113
Publication date: 
June 2014
€115,00
$149.00

Eva Jain

For the first time, the entire preserved fragment material of the psalm manuscripts from the Judean Desert is here being presented and edited as a whole. In this way, it can be defined and analyzed in future studies. New ways of exploring the contents will particularly result with regard to...
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Volume: 
109
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004264151
E-ISBN: 
9789004268173
Publication date: 
May 2014
€114,00
$148.00

Edited by Steven E. Fassberg, Moshe Bar-Asher and Ruth A. Clements

This volume offers a multi-disciplinary examination into the Hebrew of the Second Temple period as reflected in the Dead Sea Scrolls, Ben Sira, inscriptions, Greek and Latin transcriptions, the Samaritan oral and reading traditions of the Pentateuch, and Mishnaic Hebrew.
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Volume: 
108
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004254787
E-ISBN: 
9789004254794
Publication date: 
August 2013
€112,00
$156.00

Moshe J. Bernstein

In Reading and Re-reading Scripture at Qumran, Moshe J. Bernstein gathers over three decades worth of his essays on biblical interpretation in the Dead Sea Scrolls. They address the Genesis Apocryphon and 4Q252, as well various legal texts and pesharim.
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Volume: 
107
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004244146
E-ISBN: 
9789004248076
Publication date: 
June 2013
€221,00
$307.00
This volume illustrates the ways in which the discovery of the scrolls has altered our paradigms of biblical interpretation, investigating connections within and between Jewish and Christian interpretive texts.
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Volume: 
106
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004207431
E-ISBN: 
9789004245006
Publication date: 
January 2013
€123,00
$171.00

Jutta Jokiranta

‘Identity’ and ‘sectarianism’, two crucial and frequently used concepts in the study of the Qumran movement, are problematized, praised, and redefined in this book. Sociology of sectarianism and social identity approach inform the investigation of the serakhim (rule...
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Volume: 
105
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004238619
E-ISBN: 
9789004238640
Publication date: 
December 2012
€133,00
$156.00

Jeremy Penner

In Patterns of Daily Prayer in Second Temple Period Judaism Jeremy Penner provides an account of how daily prayer became entrenched within early Jewish religious traditions.
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Volume: 
104
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004233072
E-ISBN: 
9789004230330
Publication date: 
November 2012
€123,00
$171.00

Edited by George J. Brooke, University of Manchester, Daniel K. Falk, University of Oregon, Eibert J. C. Tigchelaar, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, and Molly M. Zahn, University of Kansas

What do the Dead Sea Scrolls tell us about the forms, transmission, canonization, and interpretation of authoritative scriptures.
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Volume: 
103
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004231047
E-ISBN: 
9789004231665
Publication date: 
July 2012
€115,00
$153.00

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