Item description for The Hidden Heritage of Diaspora Judaism Essays on Jewish Cultural Identity in the Roman World (Contributions to Biblical Exegesis & Theology) by L.V. Rutgers...
In the present collection of essays, Dr. L.V. Rutgers, author of the award-winning "The Jews in Late Ancient Rome" (1995) investigates how Diaspora Jews defined their identity while interacting with contemporary non-Jewish society. Bringing to bear on this issue archaeological, epigraphical, and historical evidence, the author investigates Jewish and non-Jewish evidence side-by-side in an attempt to shed new light on the question of how physical remains can help us to revise current perceptions of Jewish life in the Diaspora
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Studio: Peeters Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9" Width: 5.9" Height: 0.9" Weight: 0.95 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 1998
Publisher David Brown
ISBN 9042906669 ISBN13 9789042906662