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

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2011.


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Description x, 437 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), map.
Series Supplements to the Journal for the study of Judaism, 1384-2161 ; v. 146
Supplements to the Journal for the study of Judaism ; v. 146.
Note "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.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
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.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Josephus, Flavius -- Congresses.
Jews -- History -- 168 B.C.-135 A.D. -- Historiography -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Pastor, Jack, 1947-
Stern, Pnina.
Mor, Menahem.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9789004191266 (hardback : alk. paper)
9789004191679 (e-book)

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