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Corporate Author Orion Center for the Study of the Dead Sea Scrolls and Associated Literature. International Symposium (10th : 2005 : Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

Title New perspectives on old texts [electronic resource] : proceedings of the Tenth International Symposium of the Orion Center for the Study of the Dead Sea Scrolls and Associated Literature, 9-11January, 2005 / edited by Esther G. Chazon, Betsy Halpern-Amaru in collaboration with Ruth A. Clements.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010.


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Description xi, 257 p.
Series Studies on the texts of the Desert of Judah ; v. 88
Studies on the texts of the desert of Judah ; v. 88.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Exile and self-identity in the Qumran sect and in Hellenistic Judaism / Noah Hacham -- The legacy of the Teacher of Righteousness in the Dead Sea Scrolls / Loren T. Stuckenbruck -- Ritual density in Qumran practice: ablutions in the Serekh ha-Yah? / Michael A. Daise -- From Enoch to John the Essene--an analysis of sect development: 1 Enoch, Jubilees, and the Essenes / Eyal Regev -- Education and wisdom in the Dead Sea Scrolls in light of their background in antiquity / Bilhah Nitzan -- The use of Scripture in 1Q/4Q mysteries / Torleif Elgvin -- "Memory and manuscript": books, scrolls, and the tradition of the Qumran texts / Lawrence H. Schiffman -- The wood-offering: the convoluted evolution of a halakhah in Qumran and rabbinic law / Cana Werman -- Further reflections on a divine and angelic humanity in the Dead Sea Scrolls / Crispin H.T. Fletcher-Louis -- The polemic against the Tevul Yom: a reexamination / Martha Himmelfarb -- Qumran and the genealogy of Western mysticism / Philip S. Alexander.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Dead Sea scrolls -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Chazon, Esther G.
Amaru, Betsy Halpern.
Clements, Ruth.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9789004183070 (hardback : alk. paper)

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