Were the Jews a Mediterranean society? : reciprocity and solidarity in ancient Judaism /

How well integrated were Jews in the Mediterranean society controlled by ancient Rome? The Torah's laws seem to constitute a rejection of the reciprocity-based social dependency and emphasis on honor that were customary in the ancient Mediterranean world. But were Jews really a people apart, an...

Full description

Saved in:
Main Author: Schwartz, Seth.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Princeton : Princeton University Press, ©2010.
Subjects:
Online Access:Available via JSTOR
Tags: Add Tag
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!