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Jewish women philosophers of first-century Alexandria : Philo's 'Therapeutae' reconsidered

Author: Joan E Taylor
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The 'Therapeutae' were a Jewish group of ascetic philosophers who lived outside Alexandria in the middle of the first century. This study focuses on issues of history, women, and gender in an  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joan E Taylor
ISBN: 0199259615 9780199259618 0199291411 9780199291410
OCLC Number: 440146937
Description: XV, 417 str. : ilustr. ; 22 cm
Contents: 1. PHILO'S 'THERAPEUTAE' RECONSIDERED ; 2. WOMEN AND GENDER IN DE VITA CONTEMPLATIVA
Responsibility: Joan E. Taylor.

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