The Resource Praise Israel for wisdom and instruction : essays on Ben Sira and wisdom, the Letter of Aristeas and the Septuagint, by Benjamin G. Wright III

Praise Israel for wisdom and instruction : essays on Ben Sira and wisdom, the Letter of Aristeas and the Septuagint, by Benjamin G. Wright III

Label
Praise Israel for wisdom and instruction : essays on Ben Sira and wisdom, the Letter of Aristeas and the Septuagint
Title
Praise Israel for wisdom and instruction
Title remainder
essays on Ben Sira and wisdom, the Letter of Aristeas and the Septuagint
Statement of responsibility
by Benjamin G. Wright III
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Features fifteen articles that focus on three interrelated themes in the study of Early Judaism. This work explores how specific wisdom and apocalyptic texts relate. It also focuses on how traditional material was shaped and framed in order to ensure its successful transmission to subsequent generations
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
229/.306
Index
index present
LC call number
BS1765.52
LC item number
.W75 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Supplements to the Journal for the study of Judaism,
Series volume
v. 131
Label
Praise Israel for wisdom and instruction : essays on Ben Sira and wisdom, the Letter of Aristeas and the Septuagint, by Benjamin G. Wright III
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Wisdom, instruction and social location in Ben Sira and 1 Enoch
  • Ben Sira on the sage as exemplar
  • B. Sanhedrin 100b and rabbinic knowledge of Ben Sira
  • The Jewish scriptures in Greek : the Septuagint in the context of ancient translation activity
  • [╩╗Eved/doulos] : terms and social status in the meeting of Hebrew-biblical and Hellenistic-Roman culture
  • Access to the source : Cicero, Ben Sira, the Septuagint and their audiences
  • The Letter of Aristeas and the reception history of the Septuagint
  • Translation as Scripture : the Septuagint in Aristeas and Philo
  • Three Jewish ritual practices in Aristeas [sections] 158-160
  • Wisdom and women at Qumran
  • From generation to generation : the sage as father in early Jewish literature
  • The categories of rich and poor in the Qumran sapiential literature
  • "Who has been tested by gold and found perfect?" : Ben Sira's discourse of riches and poverty
  • (with Claudia V. Camp)
  • "Fear the Lord and honor the priest" : Ben Sira as defender of the Jerusalem priesthood
  • "Put the nations in fear of you" : Ben Sira and the problem of foreign rule
Control code
ocn593238656
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 361 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047443636
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004169081.i-364
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35938158
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)593238656
  • pebcs9047443632
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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