The Social Setting of Jesus and the Gospels

Synopsis

"What do the social sciences have to contribute to the study of Jesus and the Gospels? This is the fundamental question that these essays all address - from analyses of ancient economics to altered states of consciousness, politics, ritual, kinship, and labeling." Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Bruce J. Malina
  • Richard L. Rohrbaugh
  • Wolfgang Stegemann
  • Andries Van Aarde
  • Stuart L. Love
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Minneapolis
Publication year:
  • 2002