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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jews -- History -- 586 B.C.-70 A.D,
  • Jews -- History -- 168 B.C.-135 A.D,
  • Jews -- Civilization -- To 70 A.D,
  • Judaism -- History -- Post-exilic period, 586 B.C.-210 A.D,
  • Hellenism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-238) and index.

    Statementedited by John R. Bartlett.
    ContributionsBartlett, John R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS122 .J55 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 249 p. :
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15511410M
    ISBN 100415186382
    LC Control Number2001048691
    OCLC/WorldCa48084208

    The "dualism" that Tcherikover expounds throughout the book is a most interesting aspect to the study of the Hellenistic and Roman periods in the Middle East. It is crucial when evaluating the history from both the side of the Greek elements that infiltrated the east after the /5(8). Hellenism is the term generally used by historians to refer to the period from the death of Alexander the Great ( B.C.E.) to the death of Cleopatra and the incorporation of Egypt in the Roman Empire in 30 B.C.E. Egypt was the last important survivor of the political system which had developed as a consequence both of the victories of Alexander and of his premature death.


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Founded in Athens by Zeno. Important thought was an individual's philosophy was not what a person said but how that person acted.