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The Jews in the Greek Age

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$49.00 • £39.95 • €44.00

ISBN 9780674474918

Publication Date: 09/01/1990

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352 pages

6 x 9-1/4 inches

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  • Preface
  • I. Before and After Alexander
    • 1. Alexander and Jerusalem
    • 2. Alexander and Samaria
    • 3. The Greeks Discover the Jews
    • 4. The Jews Discover the Greeks
    • 5. Jerusalem and Judea
    • 6. The Law of the Jews
    • 7. The Jewish Periphery
    • 8. The Dispersion
    • 9. Aramaic Literature
  • II. The Third Century
    • 10. Ptolemaic Palestine
    • 11. The Dispersion under the Ptolemaic
    • 12. The Eastern Dispersion
    • 13. The Greek Torah
    • 14. The End of the Kingdom of the South
    • 15. The Kingdom of the North
  • III. Permanence and Innovation
    • 16. The Temple
    • 17. Priests and Levites
    • 18. Economic Life
    • 19. Scribes and Sages
    • 20. The Midrash
    • 21. The New Jurisprudence
    • 22. New Literature
    • 23. New Values in the Dispersion
    • 24. Old and New in Religion
    • 25. Faith and History
    • 26. A Retrospect
  • Bibliographical Note
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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