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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€161,00
$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

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.
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Volume: 
131
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004169081
E-ISBN: 
9789047443636
Publication date: 
November 2008
€140,00
$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
€111,00
$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.
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Volume: 
129
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004165564
E-ISBN: 
9789047442981
Publication date: 
November 2008
€140,00
$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.
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Volume: 
128
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004152847
E-ISBN: 
9789047442226
Publication date: 
August 2008
€105,00
$137.00

Edited by Géza G. Xeravits and József Zsengellér

The volume publishes the papers read at an international conference on the Book of Ben Sira, held at the Shime'on Centre, Pápa, Hungary. Renowned specialists of the field treat among others various questions of early Jewish wisdom thought, the interpretation of history, and canon forming.
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Volume: 
127
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004169067
E-ISBN: 
9789047443643
Publication date: 
June 2008
€115,00
$150.00

Edited by Anssi Voitila and Jutta Jokiranta

This collection of 46 essays in honour of Raija Sollamo illuminates the dynamic nature of scripture in the Second Temple Period. The Septuagint as the first biblical translation, the living traditions in the Hebrew scriptures, and the Dead Sea Scrolls are investigated to enrich our knowledge of...
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Volume: 
126
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004165823
E-ISBN: 
9789047442479
Publication date: 
May 2008
€200,00
$261.00

Samuel L. Adams

This volume considers a major shift among Jewish sages during the Second Temple period, from an earthly to an otherworldly focus. It compares the perspectives of figures like Qoheleth and Ben Sira with the eschatological vision of 4QInstruction.
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Volume: 
125
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004165663
E-ISBN: 
9789047433149
Publication date: 
February 2008
€140,00
$182.00

Ronald L.Troxel

This book offers a fresh understanding of how Isaiah was translated into Greek, arguing that the translator attempted a cohesive representation of Isaiah for his Greek-speaking co-religionists, utilizing interpretative ploys applied to Homer by the Alexandrian grammatikoi.
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Volume: 
124
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004153943
E-ISBN: 
9789047422990
Publication date: 
November 2007
€140,00
$182.00

Naomi G. Cohen

Philo’s rare citations from the Prophets and Writings shed light on the nature of his sources, and the specific quotations from the Prophets provide evidence for the existence, already in the 1st century CE, of an important traditional Haftarah Cycle.
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Volume: 
123
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004163126
E-ISBN: 
9789047422891
Publication date: 
November 2007
€115,00
$150.00

Edited by Anthony Hilhorst, Émile Puech and Eibert Tigchelaar

This volume comprises forty-eight essays, presented by friends, colleagues and students in honour of Florentino García Martínez. The articles are primarily in the field of the Dead Sea Scrolls, but also cover many other fields of Second Temple Judaism, from late biblical texts and...
Series: 
Volume: 
122
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004162921
E-ISBN: 
9789047423096
Publication date: 
November 2007
€210,00
$274.00

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