Fourth Ezra and Second Baruch

Reconstruction after the Fall

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

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€171,00
$209.00
ISBN13: 
9789004258679
E-ISBN: 
9789004258815
Publication Date: 
November 2013
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Hardback
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approx. 440 pp.
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ISSN: 
1384-2161
Volume: 
164

Robert Alan Kraft

These essays focus on interfaces between "scripturesque" Jewish materials and the worlds in which they were transmitted and/or perceived, especially in the period prior to (or apart from) the development of an exclusivistic canonical consciousness in some Jewish and Christian circles.
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Volume: 
137
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004170100
E-ISBN: 
9789004190726
Publication date: 
October 2009
€116,00
$142.00

Edited by Reimund Bieringer, Florentino García Martínez, Didier Pollefeyt & Peter J. Tomson

This book brings together the contributions of the foremost specialists on the relationship of the New Testament and Rabbinic Literature. They present the history of scholarship and deal with the main methodological issues, and analyze both legal and literary problems.
Series: 
Volume: 
136
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004175884
E-ISBN: 
9789047429326
Publication date: 
November 2009
€191,00
$234.00

by Sandra Gambetti

An imperial adjudication against the Jews prompted the riots of 38 CE in Alexandria. The Roman prefect and the Alexandrian citizenry acted within their institutional roles to the effect that most of the Jews lost their legal residence for good.
Series: 
Volume: 
135
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004138469
E-ISBN: 
9789047441915
Publication date: 
September 2009
€137,00
$168.00

Edité par Christophe Batsch et Mădălina Vârtejanu-Joubert

An accurate picture of ancient religious studies: all papers stress historiography, anthropological history, and philology. Topics range from Mesopotamia to Christianism and rabbinic Judaism. The result is to offer an ambitious and comparatist status quaestionis for today.
Series: 
Volume: 
134
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004175181
E-ISBN: 
9789047428633
Publication date: 
June 2009
€127,00
$157.00

Rachel A. Anisfeld

Through close textual analysis as well as a study of historical and literary context, this book shows how the amoraic midrashic collection Pesikta deRav Kahana developed a new homiletical language in an age of religious outreach and persuasion.
Series: 
Volume: 
133
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004153226
E-ISBN: 
9789047442288
Publication date: 
April 2009
€116,00
$142.00

Edited by Zuleika Rodgers with Margaret Daly-Denton and Anne Fitzpatrick McKinley

Reflecting the wide-ranging research interests of Seán Freyne, the essays in this volume address issues related to the study of Judaism from the Persian period to the Cairo Geniza, and from the development of the Christian movement to the early modern mapping of Galilee.
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Volume: 
132
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004173552
E-ISBN: 
9789047427018
Publication date: 
October 2009
€201,00
$248.00

Benjamin G. Wright III

This collection of articles is representative of my work over the last decade. It centers on the interrelated themes of translation, social location, and transmission of tradition in a wide range of early Jewish texts.
Series: 
Volume: 
131
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004169081
E-ISBN: 
9789047443636
Publication date: 
November 2008
€148,00
$182.00

Karina Martin Hogan

Drawing together two divergent approaches to 4 Ezra, this book combines a fresh analysis of the dialogues as a wisdom debate with a literary-psychological interpretation of the book, arguing that the author’s theological solution is found in the symbolic visions.
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Volume: 
130
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004129696
E-ISBN: 
9789047441809
Publication date: 
October 2008
€118,00
$145.00

Liv Ingeborg Lied

Inspired by the perspective of Critical Spatial Theory, this book offers a fresh interpretation of the conception of the Land of Israel in the early second century CE apocalypse 2 Baruch.
Series: 
Volume: 
129
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004165564
E-ISBN: 
9789047442981
Publication date: 
November 2008
€148,00
$182.00

Andrew D. Gross

This book argues that Aramaic scribes from antiquity drew upon a common legal tradition. It identifies the distinctive elements that form the core of this tradition and traces their antecedents within the cuneiform record.
Series: 
Volume: 
128
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004152847
E-ISBN: 
9789047442226
Publication date: 
August 2008
€111,00
$137.00

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