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Published: 18 March 2004

316 Pages


ISBN: 9780199267125

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Wisdom, Politics, and Historiography

Tractate Avot in the Context of the Graeco-Roman Near East

Amram Tropper

Oxford Oriental Monographs

  • The first book to situate Avot within the socio-political and intellectual context of the Graeco-Roman Near East
  • Deals extensively with biblical studies, Rabbinic literature, archaeology, Greek culture, Roman law as well as Christian historiography.