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Studia Philonica Annual XXIV, 2012
David T. Runia, Gregory E. Sterling
ISBN
9781589836976
Volume
SPhiloA 24
Status
Available
Price
$45.00
Publication Date
October 2012
Hardback

$45.00

The Studia Philonica Annual is a scholarly journal devoted to furthering the study of Hellenistic Judaism, and in particular the writings and thought of the Hellenistic-Jewish writer Philo of Alexandria (circa 15 B.C.E. to circa 50 C.E.).

ARTICLES

Ekataerina Matusova, Allegorical Interpretation of the Pentateuch in Alexandria: Inscribing Aristobulus and Philo in a Wider Literary Context

Tatjana Alekniené, L’«extase mystique» dans la tradition platonicienne: Philon d’Alexandrie et Plotin

SPECIAL SECTION: PHILO’S DE AGRICULTURA

Gregory E. Sterling, Philo’s De Agricultura: Introduction

David T. Runia, The structure of Philo’s allegorical treatise De Agricultura

James R. Royse, Some Observations on the Biblical Text in Philo’s De Agricultura

David Konstan, Of Two Minds: Philo On Cultivation

SPECIAL SECTION: PHILO’S THE HYPOTHETICA

Gregory E. Sterling, The Hypothetica: Introduction

Dulcinea Boesenberg, Philo’s Descriptions of Jewish Sabbath Practice

Horacio Vela, Philo and the Logic of history

Michael Cover, Reconceptualizing Conquest: Colonial Narratives and Philo’s Roman Accuser in the Hypothetica

BIBLIOGRAPHY SECTION

D. T. Runia, K. Berthelot, E. Birnbaum, A. C. Geljon, H. M. Keizer, J. Leonhardt-Balzer, J. P. Martín, M. R. Niehoff, T. Seland,Philo of Alexandria: An Annotated Bibliography 2007

Supplement: A Provisional Bibliography 2008–2010

BOOK REVIEW SECTION

Reviews by Pieter W. van der Horst, James R. Royse, Manuel Alexandre Jr, Gregory E. Sterling, René Bloch, Katell Berthelot, Craig Keener, John T. Conroy, Jr, Harold W. Attridge, Alison G. Salvesen, and David T. Runia

David T. Runia is the Master of Queen’s College at the University of Melbourne. Gregory E. Sterling is The Reverend Henry L. Slack Dean and Lillian Claus Professor of New Testament at Yale Divinity School.