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  • Hybridity as Subversion of Orthodoxy? Jews and Christians in Late Antiquity.
    Boyarin, Daniel, and Virginia Burrus (2005)
    Social Compass 52:4: 431-441.

    Focuses on 4th century phenomena.

    Associated Search Terms: Heresy; Jewish, ancient; Syncretism; Early Christian
  • Structuralism and Symbolic Universes: Second Temple Judaism and the Early Christian Movement.
    Staples, Peter (2002)
    In Anthony J. Blasi, Jean Duhaime, and Paul-André Turcotte (eds.) Handbook of Early Christianity. Social Science Approaches. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press, pp. 197-221.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, ancient; Symbol; Structuralism
  • The Limits of Ethnic Categories.
    Denzey, Nicola (2002)
    In Anthony J. Blasi, Jean Duhaime, and Paul-André Turcotte (eds.) Handbook of Early Christianity.Social science Approaches. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press, pp. 489-507.

    Explores the meaning of "ethnic" categories in the context of ancient Jewish and early Christian contexts.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Jewish, ancient; Early Christian
  • The Economy of First-century Palestine: State of the Scholarly Discussion.
    Harland, Philip A. (2002)
    In Anthony J. Blasi, Jean Duhaime, and Paul-André Turcotte (eds.) Handbook of Early Christianity. Social Science Approaches. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press, pp. 511-527.

    Overview of the economic situation of Palestine as the context of early Christianity & ancient Judaism.

    Associated Search Terms: Early Christian; Jewish, ancient; Economic
  • Civilizational Encounters in the Development of Early Christianity.
    Nielsen, Donald A. (2002)
    In Anthony J. Blasi, Jean Duhaime, and Paul-André Turcotte (eds.) Handbook of Early Christianity. Social Science Approaches. Walnut creek, California: AltaMira Press, pp. 267-290.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, ancient; Civilizations; Early Christian
  • Establishing Social Distance between Christians and Both Jews and Pagans.
    Sanders, Jack T. (2002)
    In Anthony J. Blasi, Jean Duhaime, and Paul-André Turcotte (eds.) Handbook of Early Christianity. Social Science Approaches. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira, pp. 361-382.

    Associated Search Terms: Social distance; Early Christian; Jewish, ancient
  • Ritual Combat in the Gospels and Josephus: A New Methodological Approach.
    Staples, Peter (1999)
    Social Compass 46:4: 481-492.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Symbol; Early Christian; Jewish, ancient
  • Philo's Alexandria.
    Sly, Dorothy I. (1996)
    London and New York: Routledge.

    Portrays inter alia Jewish life in Alexandria, as revealed in the writings of Philo.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Egypt; Egypt, Alexandria (ancient)
  • Archaeology, History, and Society in Galilee. The Social Context of Jesus and the Rabbis.
    Horsley, Richard A. (1996)
    Valley Forge, Pennsylvania: Trinity Press International.

    Reviews recent archaeological evidence on Galilee; discounts any heavy Hellenistic cosmopolitanism or Judaistic scribalism at the popular level.

    Associated Search Terms: Palestine; Jewish, ancient; Early Christian
  • La Misura divine: creazione e retribuzione nel libro della Sapienza e in Filone. Aspetti dell'incontro fra giudaismo ed ellenismo.
    Nielsen, Donald A. (1996)
    Religioni e società 11/24: 9-21.

    Examines the confrontation of Hellenism & early Jewish thought in the Writings of Philo of Alexandria.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Egypt (ancient); Egypt, Alexandria; Civilizations; Syncretism
  • Deviance and Apostasy. Some Applications of Deviance Theory to First-Century Judaism and Christianity.
    Barclay, John M.G. (1995)
    In Philip F. Esler (ed.), Modeling Early Christianity. Social-Scientific Studies of the New Testament in its Context. London: Routledge, pp. 114-127.

    [Also in David G. Horrell (ed.), Social-Scientific Approaches to New Testament Interpretation (Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark, 1999), pp. 289-307]

    Associated Search Terms: Disaffiliation; Deviance/social control; Early Christian; Jewish, ancient
  • Her Share of the Blessings. Women's Religions Among Pagans, Jews, and Christians in the Greco-Roman World.
    Kraemer, Ross Shepard (1992)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Describes gender specific women's religions & women's roles in non-gender specific religions, in Greek, Hellenistic, Roman, Jewish, & Christian contexts. Uses Mary Douglas' grid/group.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Jewish; Greece, ancient; Early Christian; Hellenistic; Rome, ancient; Women; Grid/group; Historical
  • Jewish Conversion and the Rise of Christianity: Rethinking Received Wisdom.
    Stark, Rodney (1986)
    In Kent Harold Richards (ed.) Society of Biblical Literature Seminar Papers. Atlanta: Scholars Press, pp. 314-329.

    Associated Search Terms: Early Christian; Conversion; Jewish, ancient
  • Randerscheinungen des Judentums und das Problem der Entstehung des Gnostizismus.
    Rudolph, Kurt (1967)
    Kairos 9:2: 105-122.

    Examines Jewish & Hellenist influences on Jewish, heathen, & Christian gnosticisms.

    Associated Search Terms: Early Christian; Gnostic; Jewish, ancient
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