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The Resource Wisdom in transition : act and consequence in Second Temple instructions, by Samuel L. Adams

Wisdom in transition : act and consequence in Second Temple instructions, by Samuel L. Adams

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Wisdom in transition : act and consequence in Second Temple instructions
Title
Wisdom in transition
Title remainder
act and consequence in Second Temple instructions
Statement of responsibility
by Samuel L. Adams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume considers a major shift among Jewish sages during the Second Temple period, as certain authors moved from an earthly focus to a belief in individual immortality. Egyptian instructions and the book of Proverbs are examined for necessary background. The colorful responses of Qoheleth and Ben Sira to an emergent belief in the afterlife are also discussed. 4QInstruction, the largest Wisdom text from the Dead Sea Scrolls corpus, demonstrates this shift to an eschatological understanding. This book considers the diverse reasons for the changes that one finds in 4QInstruction, especially
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digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
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1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adams, Samuel L.
Dewey number
296.09/014
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BM635
LC item number
.A33 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Supplements to the Journal for the study of Judaism,
Series volume
v. 125
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Future life
  • Immortality
  • Eschatology, Jewish
  • Judaism
  • Rabbinical literature
  • RELIGION
  • Eschatology, Jewish
  • Future life
  • Judaism
  • Rabbinical literature
Label
Wisdom in transition : act and consequence in Second Temple instructions, by Samuel L. Adams
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Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-293) and indexes
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction; Chapter One Act and Consequence in Egyptian Instructions; Chapter Two Act and Consequence in the Book of Proverbs; Chapter Three Wisdom in Transition: The Book of Ecclesiastes; Chapter Four Ben Sira's Apologetic Response; Chapter Five Wisdom in Transition: Mystery and Eschatology in 4QInstruction; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index of Authors; Index of Texts
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637059673
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 314 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047433149
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004165663.i-314
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)637059673
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Wisdom in transition : act and consequence in Second Temple instructions, by Samuel L. Adams
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-293) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction; Chapter One Act and Consequence in Egyptian Instructions; Chapter Two Act and Consequence in the Book of Proverbs; Chapter Three Wisdom in Transition: The Book of Ecclesiastes; Chapter Four Ben Sira's Apologetic Response; Chapter Five Wisdom in Transition: Mystery and Eschatology in 4QInstruction; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index of Authors; Index of Texts
Control code
637059673
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 314 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047433149
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004165663.i-314
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)637059673
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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