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Judeophobia: Attitudes toward the Jews in the Ancient World

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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

Introduction

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

Anti-Semitism

Abbreviations

Notes

Bibliography

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780674043213
Subtitle:
Attitudes toward the Jews in the Ancient World
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Author:
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Author:
Schafer, Peter
Author:
auml
Author:
fer, Peter
Author:
sch
Author:
Schäfer, 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:
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

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