Flavius Josephus and Flavian Rome has 1 rating and 1 review. Emily said: Collected essays from leading scholars on the Roman context of Josephus’ life an. Introduction: Flavius Josephus and Flavian Rome /Jonathan Edmondson — Josephus’ Roman audience: Josephus and the Roman elites /Hannah M. Cotton . Introduction: Flavius Josephus and Flavian Rome. 3 marked Yosef ‘s debut in the public affairs of Jerusalem when he was in his mid-twenties. In the summer of.

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Flavius Josephus and Flavian Rome

For further questions please contact our TIB customer service. WorldCat is the world’s largest library catalog, helping you find library materials online. The works of Josephus are major sources of our understanding of Jewish life and history during the first century.

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flaviys It’s even fun to read this collection! In both works, Josephus emphasizes that accuracy is crucial to historiography. Josephan scholarship in the 19th and early 20th centuries took an interest in Josephus’s relationship to the sect of the Pharisees.


Authors Affiliations are at time of print publication. These works provide valuable insight into first century Judaism and the background of Early Christianity. The E-mail Address es field is required. Sean marked it as to-read Feb 24, Since the siege proved ineffective at stopping the Jewish revolt, the city’s destruction and the looting and destruction of Herod’s Temple Second Temple soon followed.

Although he uses “Josephus”, he appears to have taken the Roman praenomen Titus and nomen Flavius from his patrons. Donna marked it as to-read Mar 25, Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. For the first time, this book brings these two phenomena into critical engagement, so t Flavian Rome has most often been studied without serious attention to its most prolific extant author, Titus Flavius Josephus.

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Antiquities of the Jews.


War of the Jews c. Josephus and Greek Literature in Flavian Rome ; The first English translation, by Thomas Lodgeappeared inwith subsequent editions appearing throughout the 17th century.

This book brings together contributions from roome international scholars of Josephus and Flavian-Roman history and literature. Johnson, Paul Online Contents The Comprehensive New Testament.

Discourse to the Greeks concerning Hades Josephus problem. For example, Antiquities of the Jews could fpavian written for Jews—”a few scholars from Laqueur onward have suggested that Josephus must have written primarily for fellow-Jews if also secondarily for Gentiles. Other possible motives for writing Antiquities could be to dispel the misrepresentation of Jewish origins [43] or as an apologetic to Greek cities of the Diaspora in order to protect Jews and to Roman authorities to garner their support for the Jews facing persecution.

It was against this background that Josephus wrote his Warclaiming to be countering anti-Judean accounts. Cotton and Werner Eck 2.