Rewriting ancient Jewish history : the history of the Jews in Roman times and the new historical method

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Full title: Rewriting ancient Jewish history : the history of the Jews in Roman times and the new historical method / Amram Tropper.
Main author: Tropper, Amram D., (Author)
Format: Book           
Edition: First edition.


Summary: "Half a century ago, the primary contours of the history of the Jews in Roman times were not subject to much debate. This standard account collapsed, however, when a handful of insights undermined the traditional historical method, the method long enlisted by historians for eliciting facts from sources. In response to these insights, a new historical method gradually emerged. Rewriting Ancient Jewish History critiques the traditional historical method and makes a case for the new one, illustrating how to write anew ancient Jewish history"--
Language: English
Published: New York, NY : Routledge, [2016]
Classmark: QO909 /504222
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Series: Routledge studies in ancient history
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 9781138641488
1138641480
9781315630458
1315630451