The Studia Philonica Annual XXVIII, 2016: Studies in Hellenistic Judaism

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David T. Runia, Gregory E. Sterling
SBL Press, Nov 4, 2016 - Religion - 362 pages
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Celebrate the contributions of David T. Runia

The Studia Philonica Annual is a scholarly journal devoted to the study of Hellenistic Judaism, particularly the writings and thought of the Hellenistic-Jewish writer Philo of Alexandria. More than fifteen scholars from around the world offer contributions to this special edition of the Annual in honor of Professor David T. Runia on the occasion of his 65th birthday and retirement from his post as Master of Queens College, University of Melbourne. Professor Runia is internationally recognized as one of the world's foremost experts on Philo of Alexandria. As founder of The Studia Philonica Annual, he has been editor or coeditor for twenty-seven years. He initiated a Philo Bibliography project prior to the Annual and incorporated the bibliography into the Annual from the outset. It serves as the primary bibliography for Philonic studies worldwide.

 

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Contents

THE TEXT OF PHILOS WORKS
47
PHILO AND HELLENISTIC PHILOSOPHY
109
PHILO AND THE WORLD OF ROME
169
PHILO AND THE INTERPRETATION OF THE PENTATEUCH
227
PHILO AND EARLY CHRISTIANITY
349
BIBLIOGRAPHY SECTION
393
NEWS AND NOTES
449
NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS
456
INSTRUCTIONS TO CONTRIBUTORS
459
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About the author (2016)

David T. Runia is the Master of Queen's College at the University of Melbourne, Australia.

Gregory E. Sterling is The Reverend Henry L. Slack Dean and Lillian Claus Professor of New Testament at Yale Divinity School in New Haven, Connecticut.

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