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Editor-in-Chief: K.A.D. Smelik
Studia Semitica Neerlandica comprises of studies on the linguistics and literature of one of the Semitic languages or the Semitic languages as a whole. Studies on texts written in one of the Semitic languages or texts that deal with the history and culture of groups speaking a Semitic language ...
Edited by Elliot Wolfson (New York University), Christian Wiese (University of Frankfurt), and Hartwig Wiedebach (University of Zurich)
Edited by Alan J. Avery-Peck, William Scott Green and Jacob Neusner
Edited by Alan J. Avery-Peck (College of the Holy Cross) and William Scott Green (University of Rochester)
This new interpretation of Josephus' relationship to Greco-Roman historiography argues that classical motifs are selectively incorporated in BJ as a means of adjusting the reader's perspective, and are demonstrably related to the work's apologetic and polemical design.
Rachel A. Anisfeld
Through close textual analysis as well as a study of historical and literary context, this book shows how the amoraic midrashic collection Pesikta deRav Kahana developed a new homiletical language in an age of religious outreach and persuasion.
Edited by Joseph Sievers and Gaia Lembi
This volume focuses on the interplay between Josephus’ Judean identity and his Roman context. After treating historiographical and literary issues, it addresses Josephus’ presentation of Judaism and of historical “facts.” A final section deals with the transmission of his works.
This publication outlines the material preserved in the ancient Jewish cemeteries in the Land of Israel and provides a comprehensive and instructive study of Jewish funerary customs, practices, and rituals relating to death, burial and mourning, as well as addressing the meaning of Jewish ...
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