Item description for Tolerance and Intolerance in Early Judaism and Christianity by Graham N. Stanton & Guy G. Stroumsa...
The essays in this book consider issues of tolerance and intolerance faced by Jews and Christians between 200 BCE and 200 CE. Several chapters are concerned with many different aspects of early Jewish-Christian relationships. Five scholars, however, take a different tack and discuss how Jews and Christians defined themselves against the pagan world. As minority groups, both Jews and Christians had to work out ways of co-existing with their Graeco-Roman neighbours. Relationships with those neighbours were often strained, but even within both Jewish and Christian circles, issues of tolerance and intolerance surfaced regularly. So it is appropriate that some other contributors should consider inner-Jewish relationships, and that some should be concerned with Christian sects.
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Studio: Cambridge University Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9" Width: 6" Height: 1" Weight: 1.62 lbs.
Release Date Mar 31, 2006
Publisher Cambridge University Press
ISBN 052159037X ISBN13 9780521590372
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More About Graham N. Stanton & Guy G. Stroumsa
Graham Stanton is Lady Margaret's Professor of Divinity, University of Cambridge, and a Fellow of Fitzwilliam College. His publications include Gospel Truth? New Light on Jesus and the Gospels (1995), A Gospel for a New People: Studies in Matthew (1992), The Gospels and Jesus (1989: revised and expanded 2002) and Jesus of Nazareth in New Testament Preaching (1974).
Graham N. Stanton has an academic affiliation as follows - King's College, London, University of Cambridge, London University of.
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