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Title "The one who sows bountifully" : essays in honor of Stanley K. Stowers / edited by Caroline Johnson Hodge, Saul M. Olyan, Daniel Ullucci, Emma Wasserman
Published Providence, Rhode Island : Brown University, Program in Judaic Studies, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 362 pages)
Series Brown Judaic studies ; number 356
Brown Judaic studies ; no. 356
Contents Preface: Stanley K. Stowers: historian, theorist, teacher, colleague -- I. Theory and history of interpretation. Reassessing "religious practices": a reflection on sociological notions and vocabulary / Adriana Destro -- Fixed texts, sociohistorical contexts, and hermeneutical implications / John T. Fitzgerald -- The rehabilitation of Paul in Jewish tradition / John G. Gager -- Daily devotions: Stowers's modes of religion meet Tertullian's ad Uxorem / Caroline Johnson Hodge -- "Normally non-observable": some thoughts on cognitive science, theory of religion, practice theory, and gender / Ross S. Kraemer -- Theorizing circumstantially dependent rites in and out of war contexts / Saul M. Olyan -- The beginning of historical research on Jesus in the modern age / Mauro Pesce -- Toward a typology of religious experts in the ancient Mediterranean / Daniel Ullucci -- II. Israelite religion and ancient Judaism. Revising a myth: the Targum of Psalm 74 and the Exodus tradition / Debra Scoggins Ballentine -- [Ḥataʼat] as "sin offering": a reconsideration / William K. Gilders -- Biblical beauty: Hebrew, Greek, and Latin / David Konstan -- Artifact burial in the ancient Near East / Nathaniel B. Levtow -- Home is where the hearth is? A consideration of Jewish household sacrifice in antiquity / Jordan D. Rosenblum -- Jew or Judaean? / Michael L. Satlow -- Vandals or pilgrims? Jews, travel culture, and devotional practice in the Pan Temple of Egyptian El-Kanais / Karen B. Stern -- Beyond apocalyptic dualism: ranks of divinities in 1 Enoch and Daniel / Emma Wasserman -- III. Greco-Roman world. Wine and spirits: observations on the Athenian anthesteria / Nathaniel DesRosiers -- The moralizing of discourse in Greco-Roman associations / John S. Kloppenborg -- When size matters: social formations in the early Roman Empire / Luther H. Martin -- Tailoring rhetoric: verbalizing philosophical dress in the Second Sophistic / Arthur P. Urbano -- "Thus the sage constantly reminds himself": personal epistolary paraenesis in Galen and Paul / L. Michael White -- IV. Early Christianity. Blessed are the solitary: textual practices and the mirage of a Thomas "community" / William Arnal -- Redescribing the religion of Hebrews / Pamela Eisenbaum -- Philosophy and ideology in John 9-10 / Troels Engberg-Pedersen -- Christians who sacrifice and those who do not? Discursive practices, polemics, and ritualizing / Karen L. King -- Peter's daughter--daddy dearest? / Christopher R. Matthews -- History writing, Paul's "opponents," and 1 Corinthians 4:8 / Erin Roberts -- The sounds of silence: hearing the music in Pauline assemblies / Richard A. Wright
Notes "Selected publications of Stanley K. Stowers"--Pages xvii-xx
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Stowers, Stanley Kent -- Influence.
Stowers, Stanley Kent.
Bible -- Hermeneutics.
Bible. Epistles of Paul -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Christianity and culture -- History -- Early church, ca. 30-600.
Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600.
Civilization, Greco-Roman.
Judaism -- History.
Genre/Form Festschriften.
Form Electronic book
Author Hodge, Caroline E. Johnson, editor
Olyan, Saul M., editor
Ullucci, Daniel C., editor
Wasserman, Emma, editor
ISBN 1930675887 (electronic bk.)
9781930675889 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Essays in honor of Stanley K. Stowers