Early Judaism : new insights and scholarship

Level B QO296.09 /748711 Available
Full title: Early Judaism : new insights and scholarship / edited by Frederick E. Greenspahn.
Other authors: Greenspahn, Frederick E., 1946- (Editor)
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Introduction / Frederick E. Greenspahn
  • Early diversity. The Dead Sea Scrolls / James Vanderkam
  • Second Temple Literature outside the canon / Martha Himmelfarb
  • Diaspora and the "assimilated" Jew / Erich S. Gruen
  • Were the ancient Jews a nation? / Seth Schwartz
  • How Christianity parted from Judaism / Adele Reinhartz
  • Emerging Nomativity. The emergence of the synagogue / Steven Fine
  • New directions in understanding Jewish liturgy / Ruth Langer
  • Ancient Jewish gender / Elizabeth Shanks Alexander
  • Inventing rabbis / Christine Hayes
  • "In my beginning is my end" / Robert Goldenberg.