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November 2010
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978-3-11-022202-9

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    With Letters of Light

    Studies in the Dead Sea Scrolls, Early Jewish Apocalypticism, Magic, and Mysticism in Honor of Rachel Elior

    Ed. by Arbel, Daphna V. / Orlov, Andrei A.

    Series:Ekstasis: Religious Experience from Antiquity to the Middle Ages 2

      • Second volume of new series Ekstasis
      • Reflects newest research
      • In-depth insights into relevant Jewish and Christian apocalyptic and mystical texts

      Aims and Scope

      This collection of essays is a tribute to Rachel Elior’s decades of teaching, scholarship and mentoring. If a Festschrift reflects the individuality of the honoree, then this volume offers insights into the scope of Rachel Elior’s interests and scholarly achievements in the study of the Dead Sea Scrolls, Jewish apocalypticism, magic, and mysticism from the Second Temple period to the later rabbinic and Hekhalot developments. The majority of articles included in the volume deal with Jewish and Christian apocalyptic and mystical texts constituting the core of experiential dimension of these religious traditions.

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      Supplementary Information

      vii, 456 pages
      Language:
      English
      Type of Publication:
      Collection
      Keyword(s):
      Early Jewish and Christian Mysticism; Dead Sea Scrolls; Old Testament Pseudepigrapha; Second Temple Judaism; Christian Origin

      MARC record

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      Daphna V. Arbel, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada; Andrei A. Orlov, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, USA.

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