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Envisioning Writing : Texts and Power in Early Judaism (Hardcover) (Donald C. Polaski)

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This work traces the development of Judaism as a Scriptural religion, claiming that this did not arise from discrete moments of "political" authority (e.g., Sinai, Josiah, Ezra), but was part of a complex and multifarious negotiation involving writing, literacy, orality and the socio-political power of the Persian, Greek and Roman empires.

This work traces the development of Judaism as a Scriptural religion, claiming that this did not arise from discrete moments of "political" authority (e.g., Sinai, Josiah, Ezra), but was part of a complex and multifarious negotiation involving writing, literacy, orality and the socio-political power of the Persian, Greek and Roman empires.
Number of Pages: 256
Genre: Religion + Beliefs
Sub-Genre: Bible / Commentaries / New Testament
Series Title: The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Academic
Author: Donald C. Polaski
Language: English
Street Date: April 26, 2018
TCIN: 16109853
UPC: 9780567027023
Item Number (DPCI): 247-21-4421
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