Moses und der Mythos

Die Auseinandersetzung mit der griechischen Mythologie bei jüdisch-hellenistischen Autoren

René Bloch

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€123,00
$152.00
ISBN13: 
9789004165014
E-ISBN: 
9789004191136
Publication Date: 
November 2010
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Hardback
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x, 298 pp.
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ISSN: 
1384-2161
Volume: 
145

Paul D. Mandel, Schechter Institute of Jewish Studies

In this volume, Paul Mandel presents a study of the words darash and midrash from the Bible until rabbinic literature, claiming that the words refer to instruction in law and not to interpretation of text.
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Volume: 
180
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004153141
Expected: 
March 2017
€147,00
$162.00

Catherine Hezser, University of London

In Rabbinic Body Language Catherine Hezser examines the literary representation of non-verbal communication within rabbinic circles and in encounters with others in Palestinian rabbinic documents of late antiquity.
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Volume: 
179
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004339057
Expected: 
March 2017
€132,00
$152.00

Edited by Mladen Popović, University of Groningen, Myles Schoonover, University of Groningen, and Marijn Vandenberghe University of Gent, University of Groningen

Taking the flexible concept of “cultural encounter” as a starting point, this volume presents a variety of studies which focus on the impact of encounters between cultures, groups, and individuals as it relates to ancient Jewish religion, culture, and society.
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Volume: 
178
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004336186
Expected: 
February 2017
€125,00
$138.00

Kimberly B. Stratton, Carleton University and Andrea Lieber, Dickinson College

This volume is a memorial volume in honor of Alan F. Segal, featuring essays by renowned scholars of late ancient and Hellenistic Judaism, early Christianity, Gnosticism and Rabbinic Judaism.
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Volume: 
177
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004332300
E-ISBN: 
9789004334496
Publication date: 
November 2016
€154,00
$168.00

Alexandria Frisch, Ursinus College

In this work, Alexandria Frisch uses a postcolonial lens to examine the biblical book of Daniel, as well as its antecedents and later interpretations, in order to identify changing perceptions of foreign empire throughout the Second Temple period.
Series: 
Volume: 
176
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004331297
Publication date: 
October 2016
€120,00
$132.00

Edited by Joel Baden, Yale University, Hindy Najman,University of Oxford and Eibert Tigchelaar, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven.

This volume, a tribute to John J. Collins by his friends, colleagues, and students, includes essays on the wide range of interests that have occupied John Collins’s distinguished career.
Series: 
Volume: 
175
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004324732
E-ISBN: 
9789004324749
Publication date: 
November 2016
€162,00
$180.00

Hindy Najman, University of Oxford, Jean-Sébastien Rey, Université de Lorraine and Eibert J. C. Tigchelaar, KU Leuven.

This volume is intended to problematize current conceptions of the category of Wisdom and to reconsider the scope of ancient Jewish sapiential traditions.
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Volume: 
174
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004324671
E-ISBN: 
9789004324688
Publication date: 
November 2016
€115,00
$135.00

Edited by Hindy Najman, University of Oxford and Konrad Schmid, University of Zurich

Jeremiah’s Scriptures focuses on the composition of the biblical book of Jeremiah and its dynamic afterlife in ancient Jewish traditions. The papers in this volume consider Jeremiah’s scriptures from philological, interpretive and historical perspectives in biblical and ancient Jewish sub-fields.
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Volume: 
173
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004320246
E-ISBN: 
9789004320253
Publication date: 
November 2016
€186,00
$241.00

Edited by Ann E. Killebrew, Pennsylvania State University and Gabriele Faßbeck, University of Alabama

Colleagues and students honor Prof. Rachel Hachlili with this festschrift, which offers eighteen essays on the archaeology, architecture, and iconography of ancient Judaism. They demonstrate how widely Hachlili's lifetime of research resonates with everyone interested in this field of scholarship.
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Volume: 
172
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004156852
E-ISBN: 
9789004306592
Publication date: 
December 2015
€150,00
$194.00

Stewart Moore

In Jewish Ethnic Identity and Relations in Hellenistic Egypt, Stewart Moore investigates the triangular ethnic relations of Jews, Egyptians and Greeks to describe their mutual effects, both positive and negative, on identity formation.
Series: 
Volume: 
171
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004301924
E-ISBN: 
9789004303089
Publication date: 
August 2015
€126,00
$163.00

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