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Contents of Volume 61, Issue 1, Spring 2010

Beth A. Berkowitz
Allegory and Ambiguity: Jewish Identity in Philo’s ‘De Congressu’
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Jordan D. Rosenblum
From Their Bread to Their Bed: Commensality, Intermarriage, and Idolatry in Tannaitic Literature
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Michal Bar-Asher Siegal
The Unintentional Killer: Midrashic Layers in the Second Chapter of Mishnah Makkot
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Tzvi Novick
The ‘For I Say’ Presumption: A Study in Early Rabbinic Legal Rhetoric
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Alexander Toepel
When Did Adam Wear the Garments of Light?
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Erica C. D. Hunter
Hebrew-script tombstones from Jām, Afghanistan
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Adam S. Ferziger
Between Catholic Israel and the ‘K’rov Yisrael’: Non-Jews in Conservative Synagogues (1982-2009)
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Daniel A. Machiela
A Brief History of the Second Temple Period Name ‘Hyrcanus’
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Ronald L. Troxel
LXX-Isaiah as Translation and Interpretation: The Strategies of the Translator of the Septuagint of Isaiah
Reviewer: H. G. M. Williamson
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Martin Karrer, Wolfgang Kraus
Die Septuaginta—Texte, Kontexte, Lebenswelten
Reviewer: Jennifer Dines
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Tryggve N. D. Mettinger
The Eden Narrative: A Literary and Religio-Historical Study of Genesis 2-3
Reviewer: Brian Murdoch
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George J. Brooke, Hindy Najman, Loren T. Stuckenbruck
The Significance of Sinai: Traditions about Divine Revelation in Judaism and Christianity
Reviewer: Molly M. Zahn
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Florentino García Martínez, Annette Steudel, Eibert Tigchelaar
From 4QMMT to Resurrection: Mélanges qumraniens en hommage à Émile Puech
Reviewer: Hanne von Weissenberg
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Michaël Langlois
Le premier manuscrit du Livre d’Hénoch. Étude épigraphique et philologique des fragments araméens de 4Q201 à Qumrân
Reviewer: Siam Bhayro
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Mark J. Boda, Daniel K. Falk, Rodney A. Werline
Seeking the Favor of God , volume 2: The Development of Penitential Prayer in Second Temple Judaism
Reviewer: Daniel A. Machiela
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Emanuel Tov
Hebrew Bible, Greek Bible, and Qumran: Collected Essays
Reviewer: Raija Sollamo
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Marjo C. A. Korpel, Josef M. Oesch, Stanley E. Porter
Method in Unit Delimitation
Reviewer: Eibert Tigchelaar
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Bernard S. Jackson
Essays on Halakhah in the New Testament
Reviewer: Roland Deines
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Christiane Zimmermann
Die Namen des Vaters: Studien zu ausgewählten neutestamentlichen Gottesbezeichnungen vor ihrem frühjüdischen und paganen Sprachhorizont
Reviewer: Jörg Frey
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Oliver Gussmann
Das Priesterverständnis des Flavius Josephus
Reviewer: Steve Mason
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M. E. Stone
Apocrypha, Pseudepigrapha and Armenian Studies: Collected Papers , vol. II
Reviewer: Theo M. van Lint
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Joseph Tabory
JPS Commentary on the Haggadah: Historical Introduction, Translation and Commentary
Reviewer: Stefan C. Reif
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G. Birnbaum
The Language of the Mishna in the Cairo Geniza: Phonology and Morphology
Reviewer: Matthew Morgenstern
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James Robinson
Samuel Ibn Tibbo’s Commentary on Ecclesiastes: The Book of the Soul of Man
Reviewer: Daniel Davies
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Daniel Frank, Matt Goldish
Rabbinic Culture and its Critics: Jewish Authority, Dissent and Heresy in Medieval and Early Modern Times
Reviewer: Stefan C. Reif
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Arieh Bruce Saposnik
Becoming Hebrew: The Creation of a Jewish National Culture in Ottoman Palestine
Reviewer: Stefan C. Reif
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Yosef Kaplan
The Dutch Intersection: The Jews and the Netherlands in Modern History
Reviewer: Dan Michman
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George W. Nickelsburg, Michael E. Stone
Early Judaism: Texts and Documents on Faith and Piety , revised edition
Reviewer: Charlotte Hempel
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Lutz Doering, Hans-Günther Waubke, Florian Wilk
Judaistik und neutestamentliche Wissenschaft: Standorte—Grenzen—Beziehungen
Reviewer: Charlotte Hempel
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Katell Berthelot, Thierry Legrand, André Paul
La Bibliothèque de Qumrân: 1 Torah. Genèse
Reviewer: Roman Vielhauer
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Søren Holst
Verbs and War Scroll: Studies in the Hebrew Verbal System and the Qumran War Scroll
Reviewer: Holger Gzella
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Robert J. Littman
The Book of Tobit in Codex Sinaiticus
Reviewer: J. M. Dines
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Alberdina Houtman, Albert de Jong, Magda Misset-Van de Weg
Empsychoi Logoi: Religious Innovations in Antiquity. Studies in Honour of Pieter Willem van der Horst
Reviewer: Judith Lieu
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Paul J. Achtemeier
Jesus and the Miracle Tradition
Reviewer: James Crossley
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Devora Steinmetz
Punishment and Freedom: The Rabbinic Construction of Criminal Law
Reviewer: Catherine Hezser
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Tal Ilan, Thomas Ziem
Lexicon of Jewish Names in Late Antiquity , Part III: The Western Diaspora 330 BCE-650 CE
Reviewer: Catherine Hezser
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Kenneth E. Pomykala
Israel in the Wilderness: Interpretations of the Biblical Narratives in Jewish and Christian Traditions
Reviewer: Ann Conway-Jones
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Michael G. Wechsler
The Arabic Translation and Commentary of Yefet ben ̔Elī the Karaite on the Book of Esther: Edition, Translation and Introduction
Reviewer: Ronny Vollandt
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Harvey Mitchell
Voltaire’s Jews and Modern Jewish Identity: Rethinking the Enlightenment
Reviewer: Jeremy D. Popkin
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Books Received
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