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Between Alexandria and Jerusalem : the dynamic of Jewish and Hellenistic culture / by Arkady Kovelman.

Author/Creator:
Kovelʹman, A. B. (Arkadiĭ Bent︠s︡ionovich), 1949-
Publication:
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005.
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 177 p. ; 25 cm.
Series:
The Brill reference library of Judaism, 1571-5000 ; v. 21
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Subjects:
Jews -- History -- 586 B.C.-70 A.D.
Jews -- History -- 70-638.
Jews -- Civilization -- Greek influences.
Hellenism.
Rabbinical literature -- History and criticism.
Jews -- Rome -- Civilization.
Contents:
A quest for historicism and the rhetoric of petitions
Laughter, fantasy, and eroticism: from the scroll of Esther to Esther Midrash
Exegesis and midrash
Typology and pesher in the "Letter of Aristeas"
The sages and the crowd: society behind the culture.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [155]-165) and indexes.
ISBN:
9004144021 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
59878663