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From the Maccabees to the Mishnah
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Shaye J. D. Cohen
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-01 - Publisher: Presbyterian Publishing Corp

This is the third edition of Shaye J. D. Cohen's important and seminal work on the history and development of Judaism between 164 BCE to 300 CE. Cohen's synthesis of religion, literature, and history offers deep insight into the nature of Judaism at this key period, including the relationship between
From the Maccabees to the Mishnah
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Shaye J. D. Cohen
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press

In this new edition of a best-selling classic, Shaye Cohen offers a thorough analysis of Judaism's development from the early years of the Roman Empire to the formative period of rabbinic Judaism. Cohen's synthesis of religion, literature, and history offers deep insight into the nature of Judaism at this key
From the Maccabees to the Mishnah, Third Edition
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Shaye Cohen
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-22 - Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press

This is the third edition of Shaye J. D. Cohen's important and seminal work on the history and development of Judaism between 164 BCE to 300 CE. Cohen's synthesis of religion, literature, and history offers deep insight into the nature of Judaism at this key period, including the relationship between
The Beginnings of Jewishness
Language: en
Pages: 426
Authors: Shaye J. D. Cohen
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

This book describes and explains the fluidity of the definition of Jewishness from c. 200 BCE to c. 200 CE.
Early Judaism and Its Modern Interpreters
Language: en
Pages: 670
Authors: Matthias Henze, Rodney A. Werline
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-29 - Publisher: SBL Press

An essential resource for scholars and students Since the publication of the first edition of Early Judaism and Its Modern Interpreters in 1986, the field of early Judaism has exploded with new data, the publication of additional texts, and the adoption of new methods. This new edition of the classic