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Purity and the forming of religious traditions in the ancient Mediterranean world and ancient Judaism

Author: Christian Frevel; Christophe Nihan
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2013.
Series: Dynamics in the history of religion, v. 3.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Focusing on concepts, practices and images associated with purity in the ancient Mediterranean, this volume contributes new aspects to the current discussion about the forming of religious traditions, from a comparative perspective that acknowldges individual developments, mutual exchanges, as well as transcultural processes"--Provided by publisher.
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Purity and the forming of religious traditions in the ancient Mediterranean world and ancient Judaism.
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2013
(DLC) 2012017179
(OCoLC)794033787
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christian Frevel; Christophe Nihan
ISBN: 9789004232297 900423229X
OCLC Number: 820271590
Description: 1 online resource (601 pages) : illustrations, map.
Contents: Purity in ancient Mesopotamia : the Paleo-Babylonian and Neo-Assyrian periods / Michaël Guichard and Lionel Marti --
Conceptions of purity in Egyptian religion / Joachim Friedrich Quack --
Concepts of purity in Anatolian religions / Manfred Hutter --
Aspects of purity in the Phoenician world / Hans-Peter Mathys --
Purity and pollution in ancient Zoroastrianism / Albert F. de Jong --
The concept of purity in Greek sacred laws / Noel Robertson --
Concepts of purity in ancient Greece, with particular emphasis on sacred sites / Linda-Marie Günther --
Greek and comparatist reflexions on food prohibitions / Philippe Borgeaud --
Sacral purity and social order in ancient Rome / Bernhard Linke --
Forms and functions of purity in Leviticus / Christophe Nihan --
Purity conceptions in the book of Numbers in context / Christian Frevel --
Purity conceptions in Deuteronomy / Udo Rüterswörden --
The system of holiness in Ezekiel's vision of the new temple (Ezek 40-48) / Michael Konkel --
The relevance of purity in Second Temple Judaism according to Ezra-Nehemiah / Benedikt Rausche --
Purity concepts in Jewish traditions of the Hellenistic period / Beate Ego --
The evolution of purity at Qumran / Ian Werrett --
Purity conceptions in the Dead Sea scrolls : "ritual-physical" and "moral" purity in a diachronic perspective / Gudrun Holtz --
Pure stone : archaeological evidence for Jewish purity practices in late Second Temple Judaism (miqwaʼot and stone vessels) / Jürgen K. Zangenberg.
Series Title: Dynamics in the history of religion, v. 3.
Responsibility: edited by Christian Frevel and Christophe Nihan.

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