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9 CONTENTS PAGE PREFACE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 I. INTRODUCTION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 II. THE HELLENISTIC CULTURE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 51 III. HELLENISM IN PALESTINE TILL THE DESTRUCTION OF THE TEMPLE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 85 IV. HELLENISM IN THE DIASPORA . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 126 V. THE HELLENISTIC- JEWISH LITERATURE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 197 VI. THE RABBIS AND HELLENISM . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 250 VII. THE AFTERMATH . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 297 VIII. CONCLUSION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 331 NOTES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 361 BIBLIOGRAPHY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 377   INDEX . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 381  C h a p t e r Home  | T O C  | I n d e x For use on stand- alone, non- institutional computers only. To purchase Scholar PDF version with advanced functionality, go to www. publishersrow. com

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Front MatterTitle PageCopyright PageDedication PageContentsPREFACEINTRODUCTIONTHE HELLENISTIC CULTUREHELLENISM IN PALESTINE TILL THE DESTRUCTION OF THE TEMPLEHELLENISM IN THE DIASPORATHE HELLENISTIC-JEWISH LITERATURETHE RABBIS AND HELLENISMTHE AFTERMATHCONCLUSIONNOTESBIBLIOGRAPHYINDEX
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