Theorizing Religion in Antiquity - Nickolas P. Roubekas

Theorizing Religion in Antiquity - Nickolas P. Roubekas

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Theorizing Religion in Antiquity - Nickolas P. Roubekas

James Crossley [+-]
St Mary's University, London
James Crossley is Professor of Bible, Society, and Politics at the St Mary’s University, London, U.K. He is the author of numerous articles in various academic journals, author of seven books, most recently Jesus and the Chaos of History: Redirecting the Life of the Historical Jesus (Oxford University Press, 2015), Jesus in an Age of Neoliberalism: Quests, Scholarship, and Ideology (Routledge, 2012), and The New Testament and Jewish Law: A Guide for the Perplexed (T&T Clark, 2010), and he has edited and co-edited three books, most recently Judaism, Jewish Identities and the Gospel Tradition: Essays in Honour of Maurice Casey (Routledge, 2014).

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Utilizing the Bible as case study, James Crossley offers a succinct but informed presentation of the malleability of textual resources, applicable to the study of ancient religions despite the different nature of the various textual resources that scholars have at their disposal from antiquity.

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Crossley, James. 18. Texts. Theorizing Religion in Antiquity. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 381-397 May 2019. ISBN 9781781793572. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=27980. Date accessed: 22 Nov 2019 doi: 10.1558/equinox.27980. May 2019

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