Rabbinic Body Language: Non-Verbal Communication in Palestinian Rabbinic Literature of Late Antiquity

Catherine Hezser, University of London

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€132,00
$152.00
ISBN13: 
9789004339057
E-ISBN: 
9789004339064
Publication Date: 
February 2017
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Hardback
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ISSN: 
1384-2161
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179

Marieke Dhont, Université de Lorraine

In Style and Context of Old Greek Job, Marieke Dhont presents a fresh approach to understanding the linguistic and stylistic diversity in the Septuagint corpus, utilizing Polysystem Theory, which has been developed within the field of modern literary studies.
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Volume: 
183
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004358485
Expected: 
January 2018
€138,00
$159.00

Edited by Cecilia Wassen, Uppsala University and Sidnie White Crawford, Harvard University

In Apocalyptic Thinking leading experts critically engage with John Collins’ seminal study The Apocalyptic Imagination and advance the debate on ancient Jewish apocalyptic with articles on current topics with a special focus on the Dead Sea Scrolls.
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182
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004358379
Expected: 
January 2018
€105,00
$121.00

Edited by Charlotte E. Fonrobert, Ishay Rosen-Zvi, Aharon Shemesh, Moulie Vidas, in collaboration with James Redfield

In Talmudic Transgressions, scholars offer new perspectives on rabbinic literature and related areas, in essays which respond to the work of Daniel Boyarin.
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Volume: 
181
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004345324
E-ISBN: 
9789004345331
Publication date: 
June 2017
€180,00
$207.00

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
E-ISBN: 
9789004336889
Publication date: 
June 2017
€147,00
$162.00

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
E-ISBN: 
9789004336919
Publication date: 
March 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.
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Volume: 
176
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004331297
E-ISBN: 
9789004331310
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.
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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

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