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The Resource Sculpting idolatry in Flavian Rome : (an)iconic rhetoric in the writings of Flavius Josephus, Jason von Ehrenkrook

Sculpting idolatry in Flavian Rome : (an)iconic rhetoric in the writings of Flavius Josephus, Jason von Ehrenkrook

Label
Sculpting idolatry in Flavian Rome : (an)iconic rhetoric in the writings of Flavius Josephus
Title
Sculpting idolatry in Flavian Rome
Title remainder
(an)iconic rhetoric in the writings of Flavius Josephus
Statement of responsibility
Jason von Ehrenkrook
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book investigates the discourse on idolatry and images, especially statues, in the writings of the Jewish historian Flavius Josephus, with a particular focus on his numerous accounts of a contentious and at times iconoclastic relationship between Jews and images. --from publisher description
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
296.4/6
Index
index present
LC call number
PA4224
LC item number
.E37 2011b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Society of Biblical Literature early Judaism and its literature
Series volume
number 33
Label
Sculpting idolatry in Flavian Rome : (an)iconic rhetoric in the writings of Flavius Josephus, Jason von Ehrenkrook
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-208) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Reading idolatry in(to) Josephus -- Jewish responses to images in cultural context -- The second commandment in Josephus and Greco-Roman Jewish literature -- Sculpture and the politics of space in Bellum Judaicum -- Idealizing an aniconic past in Antiqitates Judaicae -- The poetics of idolatry and the poiltics of identity -- Appendix 1. Statuary lexicon in the Josephan corpus -- Appendix 2. The second commandment in Josephus
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 226 pages
Isbn
9781589836235
Isbn Type
(electronic format)
Lccn
2011041858
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn794528731
Label
Sculpting idolatry in Flavian Rome : (an)iconic rhetoric in the writings of Flavius Josephus, Jason von Ehrenkrook
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-208) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Reading idolatry in(to) Josephus -- Jewish responses to images in cultural context -- The second commandment in Josephus and Greco-Roman Jewish literature -- Sculpture and the politics of space in Bellum Judaicum -- Idealizing an aniconic past in Antiqitates Judaicae -- The poetics of idolatry and the poiltics of identity -- Appendix 1. Statuary lexicon in the Josephan corpus -- Appendix 2. The second commandment in Josephus
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 226 pages
Isbn
9781589836235
Isbn Type
(electronic format)
Lccn
2011041858
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn794528731

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