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Judeophobia: Attitudes toward the Jews in the Ancient World
Synopses & Reviews
Taking a fresh look at what the Greeks and Romans thought about Jews and Judaism, Peter Sch
About the Author
Peter Schäfer is University Professor of Jewish Studies and Director of the Institut für Judaistik, Freie Universität Berlin.
Table of Contents
Who Are the Jews? Expulsion from Egypt The Jewish God Abstinence from Pork Sabbath Circumcision Proselytism
Two Key Historical Incidents Elephantine Alexandria
Centers of Conflict Egypt Syria-Palestine Rome
Notes Bibliography Index
ISBN: 9780674043213 Subtitle: Attitudes toward the Jews in the Ancient World Publisher: Harvard University Press Author: & Author: Schafer, Peter Author: auml Author: fer, Peter Author: sch Author: SchÃ¤fer, Peter Subject: Judaism - History Subject: History Subject: Ethnology Subject: Jewish - Ancient Subject: Anthropology - Cultural Subject: Ancient - General Subject: Antisemitism Subject: Judaism Subject: Classical literature Subject: Civilization, greco-roman Subject: Religion Western-Jewish History Subject: Ethnic Studies-Racism and Ethnic Conflict Subject: Judaism - General Subject: main_subject Subject: all_subjects Copyright: 1997 Publication Date: 19970401 Binding: Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format Grade Level: General/trade Language: English Pages: 306 Dimensions: 9.25 x 6.125 in .98 lb Related Subjects
History and Social Science » Anthropology » Cultural Anthropology
History and Social Science » Ethnic Studies » Racism and Ethnic Conflict
History and Social Science » World History » Ancient History
Religion » Judaism » History