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Title Italian studies on Philo of Alexandria / edited by Francesca Calabi
Published Boston : Brill Academic Publishers, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (192 pages)
Series Studies in Philo of Alexandria and Mediterranean antiquity, 1543-995X ; v. 1
Studies in Philo of Alexandria and Mediterranean antiquity ; v. 1. 1543-995X
Contents Philo of Alexandria and Christianity at its origins / Lucio Troiani -- Upon Philo's biblical text and the Septuagint / Anna Passoni dell'Aacqua -- The image of Israel in the writings of Philo of Alexandria / Liliana Rosso Ubigli -- Between Pindar and Philo : The Delos quotation / Enrica Salvaneschi -- Theatrical language in Philo's In flaccum / Francesca Calabi -- The "mysteries" in Philo of Alexandria / Angela Maria Mazzanti -- The stability of perfection / Paola Graffigna -- Philo and the Nazirite / Antonio Caccoari -- The "nameless principle" from Philo to Plotinus / Roberto Radice
Summary A collection of essays offering an overview of the main trends of Italian research on Philo of Alexandria. The essays are approached from various perspectives, including historical, linguistic, philological and philosophical, thus reflecting the complexity and implications of Philo's thought
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Philo, of Alexandria.
Form Electronic book
Author Calabi, Francesca, 1948-
ISBN 0391041894
1423714431 (electronic bk.)
9781423714439 (electronic bk.)