Texts and Traditions: A Source Reader for the Study of Second Temple and Rabbinic Judaism

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Lawrence H. Schiffman
KTAV Publishing House, Inc., 1998 - 777 pages

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Contents

Preface
xxi
Introduction 1
xxvi
Judaism in the Persian Period
65
The Destruction of the Temple at Elephantine
74
The Hellenistic Age
121
Judaism in the Hellenistic Diaspora
171
Sectarianism in the Second Commonwealth
231
Apocrypha Pseudepigrapha and the Dead Sea Scrolls
301
The JewishChristian Schism
369
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