Item description for Studies in Hellenistic Judaism (Arbeiten Zur Geschichte Des Antiken Judentums Und Des Urchristentums, Bd. 30) by Louis H. Feldman...
This volume consists of 23 essays that have appeared in 19 different journals and other publications during a period of over 40 years, together with an introduction. The essays deal primarily with the relations between Jews and non-Jews during the period from Alexander the Great to the end of the Roman Empire, in five areas: Josephus; Judaism and Christianity; Latin literature and the Jews; the Romans in Rabbinic literature; and other studies in Hellenistic Judaism. The topics include a programmatic essay comparing Hebraism and Hellenism, pro-Jewish intimations in Apion and in Tacitus, the influence of Josephus on Cotton Mather, Philo's view on music, the relationship between pagan and Christian anti-Semitism, observations on rabbinic reaction to Roman rule, and new light from inscriptions and papyri on Diaspora synagogues.
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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.75" Width: 6.75" Height: 10" Weight: 2.9 lbs.
Release Date May 1, 1996
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 9004104186 ISBN13 9789004104181
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