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

Author: Jason von Ehrenkrook
Publisher: Atlanta : Society of Biblical Literature, ©2011.
Series: Early Judaism and its literature, no. 33.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: Flavius Josephus; Flavius Josephus; Flavius Josephus; Flavius Josèphe
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jason von Ehrenkrook
ISBN: 9781589836228 1589836227 9781589836235 1589836235
OCLC Number: 756837108
Description: xiv, 226 pages ; 23 cm.
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.
Series Title: Early Judaism and its literature, no. 33.
Responsibility: by Jason von Ehrenkrook.

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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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