Jewish Identity In The Greco Roman World

Author: Jörg Frey
Editor: BRILL
ISBN: 9004158383
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The book addresses critical issues of the formation and development of Jewish identity in the late Second Temple period. How could Jewish identity be defined? What about the status of women and the image of 'others'? And what about its ongoing influence in early Christianity?
Jewish Identity in the Greco-Roman World
Language: de
Pages: 435
Authors: Jörg Frey, Daniel R. Schwartz, Stephanie Gripentrog
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: BRILL

The book addresses critical issues of the formation and development of Jewish identity in the late Second Temple period. How could Jewish identity be defined? What about the status of women and the image of 'others'? And what about its ongoing influence in early Christianity?
Christian Identity in the Jewish and Graeco-Roman World
Language: en
Pages: 370
Authors: Judith Lieu
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-05-27 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

Judith Lieu's study explores how a sense of being a Christian was shaped within the setting of the Jewish and Graeco-Roman world. By exploring this theme she reveals what made early Christianity so distinctive and separate.
Syrian Identity in the Greco-Roman World
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Nathanael J. Andrade
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-25 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

By engaging with recent developments in the study of empires, this book examines how inhabitants of Roman imperial Syria reinvented expressions and experiences of Greek, Roman and Syrian identification. It demonstrates how the organization of Greek communities and a peer polity network extending citizenship to ethnic Syrians generated new semiotic
Jewish and Christian Communal Identities in the Roman World
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Yair Furstenberg
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-20 - Publisher: BRILL

The studies in this volume examine the unique communal patterns among Jews and Christians within Roman civic culture and their diverse responses to shared challenges under Imperial rule.
Art and Judaism in the Greco-Roman World
Language: en
Pages: 267
Authors: Steven Fine, Steven S. Fine, Prof Steven Fine
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-06-08 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

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