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Border lines : the partition of Judaeo-Christianity

Author: Daniel Boyarin
Publisher: Philadelphia, Pa. : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2004.
Series: Divinations.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The historical separation between Judaism and Christianity is often figured as a clearly defined break of a single entity into two separate religions. Following this model, there would have been one religion known as Judaism before the birth of Christ, which then took on a hybrid identity. Even before its subsequent division, certain beliefs and practices of this composite would have been identifiable as Christian
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Boyarin
ISBN: 0812237641 9780812237641 0812219864 9780812219869
OCLC Number: 53178751
Awards: Winner of Winner of the 2006 Award for Excellence in the Historical Study of Religion from the American Academy of Religion.
Description: xv, 374 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. Making a difference : the heresiological beginnings of Christianity and Judaism --
pt. 2. The crucifixion of the Logos : how Logos theology became Christian --
pt. 3. Sparks of the Logos : historicizing rabbinic religion.
Series Title: Divinations.
Other Titles: Borderlines
Responsibility: Daniel Boyarin.

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