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Flavius Josephus [electronic resource] : interpretation and history / edited by Jack Pastor, Pnina Stern, and Menahem Mor.

Publication:
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2011.
Series:
Supplements to the Journal for the study of Judaism ; v. 146.
Supplements to the Journal for the study of Judaism, 1384-2161 ; v. 146
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (452 p.)
Subjects:
Josephus, Flavius -- Congresses.
Jews -- History -- 168 B.C.-135 A.D. -- Historiography -- Congresses.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Josephus, the Jewish historian who wrote about history, bible, and serves as a source for a wide-range of related disciplines is the subject of twenty four articles which grew out of an international colloquium.
Contents:
The historical chronology of the Hasmonean period in the War and Antiquities of Flavius Josephus : separating fact from fiction / Kenneth Atkinson
Socio-economic hierarchy and its economic foundations in first century Galilee : the evidence from Yodefat and Gamla / Mordechai Aviam
Le systeme sacrificiel de Flavius Josephe au Livre III des Antiquites Juives (Ant. 3.224-236) / Christophe Batsch
Between fact and fiction : Josephus' account of the destruction of the Temple / Miriam Pucci Ben Zeev
Flavius Josephus in Rome / John Curran
Bemerkungen zum Aufstand des Judas Galilaeus sowie zum Biblischen Bilderverbot bei Josephus, Hippolyt und Pseudo-Hieronymus / Niclas Forster
Reconstructing Exodus tradition: Moses in the second book of Josephus' Antiquities / Giovanni Frulla
Unity and chronology in the Jewish Antiquities / Dov Gera
Polybius and Josephus on Rome / Erich S. Gruen
Convenient fiction or causal factor? : the questioning of Jewish Antiquity according to Against Apion 1.2 / Gunnar Haaland
Where is the temple site of Onias IV in Egypt? / Gohei Hata
Constructing Herod as a tyrant: assessing Josephus' parallel passages / Jan Willem van Henten
Josephus at Jotapat a : why Josephus wrote what he wrote / Tessel M. Jonquiere
Josephus on Herod's spring from the shadows of the Parthian invasion / Aryeh Kasher
Josephus on poisoning and magic cures or, on the meaning of Pharmakon / Samuel S. Kottek
Josephus and discrepant sources / Etienne Nodet
Josephus, the Temple, and the Jewish War / Eyal Regev
The purposes and functions of the synagogue in late Second Temple period Judaea : evidence from Josephus and archaeological investigation / Samuel Rocca
Propaganda, Fiktion und Symbolik: die Bedeutung des Jerusalemer Tempels im Werk des Josephus / Gottfried Schimanowski
Josephus, Catullus, divine providence, and the date of the Judean War / Daniel R. Schwartz
Josephus the stage manager at the service of Josephus the dramatist : Masada as test case / Yuval Shahar
Josephus and Justus : The place of Chapter 65 (336-367) in Life, the autobiography of Flavius Josephus / Pnina Stern
A Jewish Priest in Rome / Michael Tuval
To be or not to be : an historical interpretation of 2 Kings 17 in Josephus' Antiquities / Jozsef Zsengeller.
Notes:
"This volume was born of an international conference entitled 'Making history: Josephus and historical method' held at the University of Haifa from 2-6 July, 2006"--Introd.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Pastor, Jack, 1947-
Stern, Pnina.
Mor, Menahem.
ISBN:
1-283-12019-4
9786613120199
90-04-19167-4
OCLC:
729630227
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