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The Resource Seers, sybils, and sages in Hellenistic-Roman Judaism, by John J. Collins

Seers, sybils, and sages in Hellenistic-Roman Judaism, by John J. Collins

Label
Seers, sybils, and sages in Hellenistic-Roman Judaism
Title
Seers, sybils, and sages in Hellenistic-Roman Judaism
Statement of responsibility
by John J. Collins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DWT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Collins, John J.
Dewey number
296.1
Index
index present
LC call number
BS646
LC item number
.C6 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Supplements to the journal for the study of Judaism,
Series volume
v. 54
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Apocalyptic literature
  • Sibyls
  • Wisdom literature
Label
Seers, sybils, and sages in Hellenistic-Roman Judaism, by John J. Collins
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previously published articles from various sources, 1974-1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before the canon : scriptures in Second Temple Judaism -- Genre, ideology and social movements in Jewish apocalypticism -- The place of apocalypticism in the religion of Israel -- Jewish apocalypticism against its Hellenistic Near Eastern environment -- Apocalyptic eschatology as the transcendence of death -- The Kingdom of God in the Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha -- The Christian adaptation of the apocalyptic genre -- Nebuchadnezzar and the Kingdom of God : deferred eschatology in the Jewish Diaspora -- Stirring up the great sea : the religio-historical background of Daniel 7 -- The meaning of the end in the Book of Daniel -- "The king has become a Jew" : the perspective on the Gentile world in Bel and the Snake -- The Jewish adaptation of Sibylline oracles -- The sibyl and the potter : political propaganda in Ptolemaic Egypt -- A symbol of otherness : circumcision and salvation in the first century -- The origin of the Qumran Community : a review of the evidence -- Was the Dead Sea sect an apocalyptic movement? -- The origin of evil in apocalyptic literature and the Dead Sea scrolls -- Prophecy and fulfillment in the Qumran scrolls -- Cosmos and salvation : Jewish wisdom and apocalypticism in the Hellenistic age -- The sage in the apocalyptic and pseudepigraphic literature -- The root of immortality : death in the context of Jewish wisdom -- Wisdom, apocalypticism and the Dead Sea scrolls -- Wisdom, apocalypticism and generic compatibility
Control code
37356012
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 438 pages
Isbn
9789004107526
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97183215
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Seers, sybils, and sages in Hellenistic-Roman Judaism, by John J. Collins
Publication
Note
Previously published articles from various sources, 1974-1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before the canon : scriptures in Second Temple Judaism -- Genre, ideology and social movements in Jewish apocalypticism -- The place of apocalypticism in the religion of Israel -- Jewish apocalypticism against its Hellenistic Near Eastern environment -- Apocalyptic eschatology as the transcendence of death -- The Kingdom of God in the Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha -- The Christian adaptation of the apocalyptic genre -- Nebuchadnezzar and the Kingdom of God : deferred eschatology in the Jewish Diaspora -- Stirring up the great sea : the religio-historical background of Daniel 7 -- The meaning of the end in the Book of Daniel -- "The king has become a Jew" : the perspective on the Gentile world in Bel and the Snake -- The Jewish adaptation of Sibylline oracles -- The sibyl and the potter : political propaganda in Ptolemaic Egypt -- A symbol of otherness : circumcision and salvation in the first century -- The origin of the Qumran Community : a review of the evidence -- Was the Dead Sea sect an apocalyptic movement? -- The origin of evil in apocalyptic literature and the Dead Sea scrolls -- Prophecy and fulfillment in the Qumran scrolls -- Cosmos and salvation : Jewish wisdom and apocalypticism in the Hellenistic age -- The sage in the apocalyptic and pseudepigraphic literature -- The root of immortality : death in the context of Jewish wisdom -- Wisdom, apocalypticism and the Dead Sea scrolls -- Wisdom, apocalypticism and generic compatibility
Control code
37356012
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 438 pages
Isbn
9789004107526
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97183215
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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