Jews in Byzantium

Dialectics of Minority and Majority Cultures

Edited by Robert Bonfil, Oded Irshai, Guy G. Stroumsa, Rina Talgam

Status: 
€266,00
$327.00
ISBN13: 
9789004203556
E-ISBN: 
9789004216440
Publication Date: 
October 2011
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xvi, 1010, 32 ill. pp.
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Language: 
ISSN: 
1570-078x
Volume: 
14

Aryeh Finkelberg

In Heraclitus and Thales’ Conceptual Scheme: A Historical Study Aryeh Finkelberg rejects the teleological interpretation of early Greek thought as targeted at later results, viz. philosophy, and seeks to determine its intended meaning by restoring it to its historical context.
Series: 
Volume: 
23
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004337992
Expected: 
February 2017
€135,00
$145.00

Carola Erika Lorea

In this book, Lorea explores the relationship between Bengali folklore, heterodox religious movements and politics of cultural representation through the contextual study of the eccentric guru Bhaba Pagla (1902-1984), his ecstatic songs and their performers.
Series: 
Volume: 
22
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004324701
Publication date: 
August 2016
€145,00
$163.00

Edited by Sharon Weisser, University of Tel Aviv and Naly Thaler, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

This volume brings together eleven papers written by specialists of ancient philosophy, focusing on philosophical polemics from the Classical to the Roman period, by way of Hellenistic philosophy.
Series: 
Volume: 
21
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004319646
Publication date: 
August 2016
€110,00
$142.00

Philippe Borgeaud, University of Geneva. Textes réunis et édités par Daniel Barbu et Philippe Matthey, University of Geneva

Exercices d’histoire des religions is a collection of nineteen studies by Philippe Borgeaud, showcasing his many reflections on the categories and tools used to describe and compare such evanescent concepts as “religions”, “myths” and “rituals”....
Series: 
Volume: 
20
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004316324
Publication date: 
May 2016
€135,00
$175.00

Edited by Julia Rubanovich (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

The Orality and Textuality in the Iranian World provides important evidence of textual culture's intimate, extensive, and ongoing interaction with the realm of orality, mapping out new areas and foci of research in Iranian Studies.
Series: 
Volume: 
19
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004291836
E-ISBN: 
9789004291973
Publication date: 
May 2015
€168,00
$218.00

by Don Handelman (Hebrew University of Jerusalem, emeritus).

One God, Two Goddesses studies through their deities three very different South Indian cosmic worlds whose existence depends on their incessant dynamism, which is deeply and intimately related to ongoing transformation and regeneration.
Series: 
Volume: 
18
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004256156
E-ISBN: 
9789004257399
Publication date: 
September 2013
€100,00
$119.00

by Elisa Freschi, University 'Sapienza' Rome.

The book is an introduction to key concepts of Indian Philosophy, seen from the perspective of the influential school of Prābhākara Mīmāṃsā (flourished from the 7th until the 20th c. AD). It includes the edition and translation of Rāmānujācārya's Śāstraprameyapariccheda.
Series: 
Volume: 
17
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004222601
E-ISBN: 
9789004230248
Publication date: 
July 2012
€146,00
$180.00

Edited by Maren R. Niehoff, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

The present collection of articles brings together scholars from different fields and offers prioneering essays on the Alexandrian scholia, Philo, Platonic thinkers and the rabbis, which cross traditional boundaries and interpret Biblical and Homeric readers in light of each other.
Series: 
Volume: 
16
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004221345
E-ISBN: 
9789004226111
Publication date: 
March 2012
€148,00
$182.00

Edited by Gideon Bohak, Yuval Harari and Shaul Shaked

This volume brings together thirteen studies by as many experts in the study of one or more ancient or medieval magical traditions, from ancient Mesopotamia and Pharaonic and Greco-Roman Egypt to the Greek world, Judaism, Christianity and Islam.
Series: 
Volume: 
15
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004203518
E-ISBN: 
9789004215269
Publication date: 
June 2011
€147,00
$181.00

par Isabelle Ratié

This book offers a comprehensive presentation of the Pratyabhijñā philosophy (elaborated in the 10th and 11th centuries by Utpaladeva and Abhinavagupta) by showing how its main concepts arose from the confrontation of Śaiva religious dogmas with Buddhist and Brahmanical systems....
Series: 
Volume: 
13
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004203440
E-ISBN: 
9789004216433
Publication date: 
May 2011
€240,00
$295.00

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