Jews in the Hellenistic and Roman Cities

Synopsis

Articles examine the city of Jerusalem and other Jewish communities of the Mediterranean diaspora, as reflected in the writings of Luke, Josephus and Philo. Topics covered include social identity, everyday life and religious practice.This will be of interest to students of Roman history, biblical studies, ancient Judaism and Hellenistic history.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Sean Freyne
  • Lester L. Grabbe
  • Tessa Rajak
  • Fearghus Ó Fearghail
  • Anne Fitzpatrick-Mckinley
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 2002