New PDF release: Centres and Peripheries in the Early Second Temple Period

By Christoph Levin,Ehud Ben Zvi

ISBN-10: 3161542932

ISBN-13: 9783161542930

'Centre and outer edge' frameworks were fairly valuable for learn on platforms whose dynamics are strongly prompted by way of a considerably unequal distribution of traits. yet what can those frameworks, in all their current range and of their numerous 're-conceptualizations,' give a contribution to the examine of the early moment Temple interval? The essays during this quantity tackle this query during the prism of, for example, the site of Jerusalem, diasporic groups, Torah, roles of temples and royal courts, Jerusalem/Gerizim, the Zion culture, the common country of YHWH, the literary background of a few texts, socio-linguistic offerings, and gender.

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