Geniza-Fragmente zu Avot de-Rabbi Natan 978-3-16-158761-0 - Mohr Siebeck
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Geniza-Fragmente zu Avot de-Rabbi Natan

Hrsg. v. Hans-Jürgen Becker. In Zus.-Arb. m. Christoph Berner, Wolfram Drews u. Ulrike Kämpf

[Genizah Fragments of Avot de-Rabbi Nathan. Edited by Hans-Jürgen Becker in cooperation with Christoph Berner, Wolfram Drews and Ulrike Kämpf.]

unrevised e-book edition 2020; Original edition 2004 2004. VII, 343 pages.
forthcoming in April

Texts and Studies in Ancient Judaism 103

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Avot de-Rabbi Nathan is one of the most important Hebrew sources for the history of Judaism in late antiquity and could in fact be the most informative documentation of early rabbinic theology and ethics. This monograph contains a complete edition of all the Genizah fragments of Avot de-Rabbi Nathan. The volume includes facsimiles, transcriptions, text comparisons and critical analyses which shed new light on the ongoing debate about editorial processes in rabbinic literature.
Avot de-Rabbi Nathan is one of the most important sources for the history of Judaism in late antiquity and could in fact be the most informative documentation of early rabbinic theology and ethics. This monograph contains a complete edition of all the Genizah fragments of Avot de-Rabbi Nathan. The volume includes facsimiles, transcriptions, text comparisons and critical analyses which shed new light on the ongoing debate about editorial processes in rabbinic literature.
Authors/Editors

Hans-Jürgen Becker Geboren 1956; Studium der Theologie in Göttingen und der Judaistik in Jerusalem; 1985–94 wiss. Mitarbeiter, 1994–97 wiss. Assistent am Institut für Judaistik in Berlin; 1988 Promotion; 1996 Habilitation; seit 1997 Professor für Neues Testament und antikes Judentum in Göttingen; Leiter des Instituts für Judaistik in Göttingen.

Christoph Berner Born 1976; 1996–2002 university education in Protestant Theology, Jewish Studies and Ancient Near Eastern Studies in Göttingen; 2006 Dr. theol. in Jewish Studies/New Testament from the University of Göttingen; 2010 Privatdozent in Old Testament Studies/Hebrew Bible, University of Göttingen; 2010–2018 fellow in the Heisenberg Programme of the DFG and visiting professor at the universities of Osnabrück, Berlin (HU), Erlangen, Heidelberg (HfJS) and Hamburg.

Wolfram Drews No current data available.

Ulrike Kämpf No current data available.

Reviews

The following reviews are known:

In: Frankfurter Judaistische Beiträge — 2005, H.32, S.213ff (Günter Stemberger)
In: Review of Biblical Literature — www.bookreviews.org (Rivka Ulmer)
In: New Testament Abstracts — Vol.49 (2005), H.1, S.204
In: Salesianum — Jg.68 (2006), H.1, S.178f (Rafael Vicent)