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The Resource The Oxford handbook of Jewish daily life in Roman Palestine, [edited by] Catherine Hezser

The Oxford handbook of Jewish daily life in Roman Palestine, [edited by] Catherine Hezser

Label
The Oxford handbook of Jewish daily life in Roman Palestine
Title
The Oxford handbook of Jewish daily life in Roman Palestine
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Catherine Hezser
Title variation
Jewish daily life in Roman Palestine
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Written by an international and interdisciplinary team of distinguished scholars, "The Oxford handbook of Jewish daily life in Roman Palestine" is an indispensable reference compendium on the day-to-day lives of Jews in the land of Israel in Roman times. Ranging from subjects such as clothing and domestic architecture to food and meals, labour and trade, and leisure time activities, the volume covers all the major themes in an encompassing yet easily accessible way
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
930
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS122
LC item number
.O94 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Oxford handbooks series
Label
The Oxford handbook of Jewish daily life in Roman Palestine, [edited by] Catherine Hezser
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The Roman provincial administration
  • Rudolf Haensch
  • Courts and the judicial system
  • Jill Harries
  • Population structure and Jewish identity
  • David Goodblatt
  • The languages of Roman Palestine
  • Willem Smelik
  • City and countryside.
  • Infrastructure
  • Methodical issues.
  • Benjamin Isaac
  • Urbanization
  • Jürgen K. Zangenberg and Dianne van de Zande
  • Village and countryside
  • Ann E. Killerbrew
  • Travel and mobility
  • Catherine Hezser
  • Labour and trade.
  • The household economy
  • Alexei Silvertsev
  • Correlating literary, epigraphic, and archaeological sources
  • Agriculture and framing
  • Zeev Safrai
  • Arts and crafts, manufacture and production
  • Uzi Leibner
  • Trade, commerce, and consumption
  • Jack Pastor
  • Poverty and charity
  • Gildas Hamel
  • Family life.
  • The different life-stages : from childhood to old age
  • Catherine Hezser
  • Jonathan Schofer
  • Marriage and divorce
  • Michael L. Satlow
  • Clothing
  • Dafna Shlezinger-Katsman
  • Jewellery : the literary evidence
  • Tziona Grossmark
  • Jewellery : the archaeological evidence
  • Katharina Galor
  • Food, eating, and meals
  • The Graeco-Roman context of Jewish daily life in Roman Palestine
  • David Kraemer
  • Domestic architecture
  • Katharina Galor
  • Death, burial, and afterlife
  • Steven Fine
  • Education and literacy.
  • Private and public education
  • Catherine Hezser
  • Orality and writing
  • Carol Bakhos
  • Catherine Hezser
  • Religion and magic.
  • The impact of paganism and Christianity
  • Günter Stemberger
  • The synagogue
  • Lee I. Levine
  • Prayer and liturgy
  • Stefan C. Reif
  • Sabbath and festivals
  • Lutz Doering
  • Magic and healing
  • Gender issues and daily life
  • Giuseppe Veltri
  • Entertainment and leisure-time activities.
  • Bathhouses as places of social and cultural interaction
  • Yaron Z. Eliav
  • Theatres, hippodromes, amphitheatres, and performances
  • Zeev Weiss
  • Play and games
  • Joshua Schwartz
  • Tal Ilan
  • Life in a Roman province.
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
687 p.
Isbn
9780199216437
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2010925612
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)862975976
  • (OCoLC)670378814
Label
The Oxford handbook of Jewish daily life in Roman Palestine, [edited by] Catherine Hezser
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The Roman provincial administration
  • Rudolf Haensch
  • Courts and the judicial system
  • Jill Harries
  • Population structure and Jewish identity
  • David Goodblatt
  • The languages of Roman Palestine
  • Willem Smelik
  • City and countryside.
  • Infrastructure
  • Methodical issues.
  • Benjamin Isaac
  • Urbanization
  • Jürgen K. Zangenberg and Dianne van de Zande
  • Village and countryside
  • Ann E. Killerbrew
  • Travel and mobility
  • Catherine Hezser
  • Labour and trade.
  • The household economy
  • Alexei Silvertsev
  • Correlating literary, epigraphic, and archaeological sources
  • Agriculture and framing
  • Zeev Safrai
  • Arts and crafts, manufacture and production
  • Uzi Leibner
  • Trade, commerce, and consumption
  • Jack Pastor
  • Poverty and charity
  • Gildas Hamel
  • Family life.
  • The different life-stages : from childhood to old age
  • Catherine Hezser
  • Jonathan Schofer
  • Marriage and divorce
  • Michael L. Satlow
  • Clothing
  • Dafna Shlezinger-Katsman
  • Jewellery : the literary evidence
  • Tziona Grossmark
  • Jewellery : the archaeological evidence
  • Katharina Galor
  • Food, eating, and meals
  • The Graeco-Roman context of Jewish daily life in Roman Palestine
  • David Kraemer
  • Domestic architecture
  • Katharina Galor
  • Death, burial, and afterlife
  • Steven Fine
  • Education and literacy.
  • Private and public education
  • Catherine Hezser
  • Orality and writing
  • Carol Bakhos
  • Catherine Hezser
  • Religion and magic.
  • The impact of paganism and Christianity
  • Günter Stemberger
  • The synagogue
  • Lee I. Levine
  • Prayer and liturgy
  • Stefan C. Reif
  • Sabbath and festivals
  • Lutz Doering
  • Magic and healing
  • Gender issues and daily life
  • Giuseppe Veltri
  • Entertainment and leisure-time activities.
  • Bathhouses as places of social and cultural interaction
  • Yaron Z. Eliav
  • Theatres, hippodromes, amphitheatres, and performances
  • Zeev Weiss
  • Play and games
  • Joshua Schwartz
  • Tal Ilan
  • Life in a Roman province.
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
687 p.
Isbn
9780199216437
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2010925612
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)862975976
  • (OCoLC)670378814

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