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Cultures of the Jews, Volume 1

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Edited by David BialeAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by David Biale

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 354 pages
  • Publisher: Schocken
  • On Sale: January 10, 2006
  • Price: $18.95
  • ISBN: 978-0-8052-1200-6 (0-8052-1200-0)


List of Contributors

Preface: Toward a Cultural History of the Jews
by David Biale

by David Biale

Imagining the Birth of Ancient Israel: National Metaphors in the Bible
by Ilana Pardes

Israel Among the Nations: Biblical Culture in the Ancient Near East
by Ronald S. Hendel

Hellenistic Judaism
by Erich S. Gruen

Jewish Culture in Greco-Roman Palestine
by Eric M.Meyers

Confronting a Christian Empire: Jewish Culture in the World of Byzantium
by Oded Irshai

Babylonian Rabbinic Culture
by Isaiah Gafni

Jewish Culture in the Formative Period of Islam
by Reuven Firestone

by David Biale