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Published: 30 July 2015

384 Pages


ISBN: 9780190253998

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When Aseneth Met Joseph

A Late Antique Tale of the Biblical Patriarch and His Egyptian Wife, Reconsidered

Ross Shepard Kraemer

  • Challenges previous findings regarding the date, provenance, identity, and origin of the text of Joseph and Aseneth
  • Argues that the text is just as likely to be Christian as Jewish
  • Demonstrates the centrality of gender to the story's implications