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The Resource Building Jewish in the Roman East, Peter Richardson, (electronic resource)

Building Jewish in the Roman East, Peter Richardson, (electronic resource)

Label
Building Jewish in the Roman East
Title
Building Jewish in the Roman East
Statement of responsibility
Peter Richardson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Archaeology has unearthed the glories of ancient Jewish buildings throughout the Mediterranean. But what has remained shrouded is what these buildings meant. Building Jewish surveys the architecture of small rural villages in Galilee in the early Roman period before examining the development of synagogues as Jewish associations. Building Jewish also explores Jerusalem's flurry of building activity under Herod the Great in the first century BCE. Richardson's careful work not only documents the culture that forms the background to any study of Second Temple Judaism and early Christianity, but it
Member of
Action
digitized
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Richardson, Peter
Dewey number
722/.7/0933
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Synagogue architecture
  • Synagogues
  • Israel
  • Architecture and religion
  • Rome
  • Israël
  • Rome
Label
Building Jewish in the Roman East, Peter Richardson, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-389) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Religion and architecture in the eastern Mediterranean -- Part one: -- Towns and villages -- Jesus and Palestinian social protest in archaeological and literary perspective -- 3D visualizations of a first-century Galilean town -- Khirbet Qana (and other villages) as a context for Jesus -- First-century houses and Q's setting -- What has Cana to do with Capernaum? -- Part two: -- Synagogues and churches -- Pre-70 synagogues as collegia in Rome, the diaspora, and Judea -- Architectural transitions from synagogues and house churches to purpose-built churches -- Philo and Eusebius on monasteries and monasticism: the therapeutae and kellia -- Jewish voluntary associations in Egypt and the roles of women -- Building a "synodos ... and a place of their own" -- An architectural case for synagogues as associations -- Part three: -- Judea and Jerusalem -- Law and piety in herod's architecture -- Why turn the tables? Jesus' protest in the temple precincts -- Josephus, Nicolas of Damascus, and Herod's building program -- Origins, innovations and significance of Herod's temple -- Herod's temple architecture and Jerusalem's tombs -- The James' ossuary's decoration and social setting -- Building Jewish in the Roman east
Control code
ocm70876867
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 413 pages, [32] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781932792010
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
color illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70876867
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Building Jewish in the Roman East, Peter Richardson, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-389) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Religion and architecture in the eastern Mediterranean -- Part one: -- Towns and villages -- Jesus and Palestinian social protest in archaeological and literary perspective -- 3D visualizations of a first-century Galilean town -- Khirbet Qana (and other villages) as a context for Jesus -- First-century houses and Q's setting -- What has Cana to do with Capernaum? -- Part two: -- Synagogues and churches -- Pre-70 synagogues as collegia in Rome, the diaspora, and Judea -- Architectural transitions from synagogues and house churches to purpose-built churches -- Philo and Eusebius on monasteries and monasticism: the therapeutae and kellia -- Jewish voluntary associations in Egypt and the roles of women -- Building a "synodos ... and a place of their own" -- An architectural case for synagogues as associations -- Part three: -- Judea and Jerusalem -- Law and piety in herod's architecture -- Why turn the tables? Jesus' protest in the temple precincts -- Josephus, Nicolas of Damascus, and Herod's building program -- Origins, innovations and significance of Herod's temple -- Herod's temple architecture and Jerusalem's tombs -- The James' ossuary's decoration and social setting -- Building Jewish in the Roman east
Control code
ocm70876867
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 413 pages, [32] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781932792010
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
color illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70876867
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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