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The Resource Jewish slavery in antiquity, Catherine Hezser

Jewish slavery in antiquity, Catherine Hezser

Label
Jewish slavery in antiquity
Title
Jewish slavery in antiquity
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Hezser
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book is the first comprehensive analysis of Jewish attitudes towards slavery in Hellenistic and Roman times. Against the traditional opinion that after the Babylonian Exile Jews refrained from employing slaves, Catherine Hezser shows that slavery remained a significant phenomenon of ancient Jewish everyday life and generated a discourse which resembled Graeco-Roman and early Christian views while at the same time preserving specifically Jewish nuances. - ;This book is the first comprehensive analysis of Jewish attitudes towards slavery in Hellenistic and Roman times. Against the tradition
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1960-
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Hezser, Catherine
Dewey number
306.3/62
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • legislation
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  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Slavery and Judaism
  • Slaves
  • Civilization, Greco-Roman
  • Jews
Label
Jewish slavery in antiquity, Catherine Hezser
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-408) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. I. The status of slaves -- pt. II. Slaves and the family -- pt. III. Slaves and the economy -- pt. IV. The symbolic significance of slavery
Control code
ocm76966722
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 439 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191515668
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)76966722
Label
Jewish slavery in antiquity, Catherine Hezser
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-408) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. I. The status of slaves -- pt. II. Slaves and the family -- pt. III. Slaves and the economy -- pt. IV. The symbolic significance of slavery
Control code
ocm76966722
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 439 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191515668
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)76966722

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