The Beginnings of Jewishness: Boundaries, Varieties, Uncertainties / Edition 1

The Beginnings of Jewishness: Boundaries, Varieties, Uncertainties / Edition 1

by Shaye J. D. Cohen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0520226933

ISBN-13: 9780520226937

Pub. Date: 01/17/2001

Publisher: University of California Press

This brilliantly argued, accesible book unravels one of the most complex issues of late antiquity by showing how ethnicity, nationality, and religion were understood and applied in the construction of Jewish identity-by Jews, by gentiles, and by the state.  See more details below

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This brilliantly argued, accesible book unravels one of the most complex issues of late antiquity by showing how ethnicity, nationality, and religion were understood and applied in the construction of Jewish identity-by Jews, by gentiles, and by the state.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520226937
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
01/17/2001
Series:
Hellenistic Culture and Society Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
441
Sales rank:
1,192,401
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.13(d)

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