Wisdom’s Root Revealed

Ben Sira and the Election of Israel

by Greg Schmidt Goering

Status: 
€137,00
$168.00
ISBN13: 
9789004165793
E-ISBN: 
9789004190719
Publication Date: 
September 2009
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xvi, 313 pp.
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ISSN: 
1384-2161
Volume: 
139

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
Expected: 
September 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.
Series: 
Volume: 
174
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004324671
Expected: 
September 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.
Series: 
Volume: 
173
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004320246
Expected: 
August 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.
Series: 
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

Bradley Ritter, Ave Maria University

Study of conflicts over Judeans’ integration in Greek cities of the Roman Empire, including what citizenship status Judeans enjoyed, what role that played in the conflicts, and whether Judeans enjoyed the right to establish institutions for the practice of ancestral customs.
Series: 
Volume: 
170
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004289833
E-ISBN: 
9789004292352
Publication date: 
May 2015
€126,00
$163.00

Anne Fitzpatrick-McKinley, Trinity College Dublin

Nehemiah’s imperial mission consisted solely of establishing stability in the relations between Yehudites and neighbouring elites. The ethnic/cultic colouring, reflected in his reforms in Jerusalem, represented the views of Nehemiah who used Mosaic authority to achieve both his own aims and those...
Series: 
Volume: 
169
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004289888
E-ISBN: 
9789004292222
Publication date: 
April 2015
€126,00
$168.00

Ari Mermelstein, Yeshiva University

In Creation, Covenant, and the Beginnings of Judaism, Ari Mermelstein examines Second Temple writers who described creation, rather than a historical event, as the beginning of Jewish history in order to resolve a perceived sense of temporal rupture with Israel’s covenantal past.
Series: 
Volume: 
168
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004281059
E-ISBN: 
9789004281653
Publication date: 
October 2014
€99,00
$128.00

Edited by Thierry Legrand and Jan Joosten both of University of Strasbourg

This book reassesses the links between the Targumic literature and the writings of the Second Temple period. Ten specialists approach the question from different angles: relationship between ancient versions and Targums, biblical and comparative approaches, thematic issues.
Series: 
Volume: 
167
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004269545
E-ISBN: 
9789004271579
Publication date: 
July 2014
€117,00
$142.00

Edited by József Zsengellér, Károli Gáspár Reformed University, Budapest

Rewritten Bible After Fifty Years offers several papers on the meanings and usages of the notion Rewritten Bible introduced by Geza Vermes in 1961.
Series: 
Volume: 
166
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004268159
E-ISBN: 
9789004271180
Publication date: 
May 2014
€143,00
$175.00

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