Pharisees Scribes And Sadducees In Palestinian Society


Widely praised in its original edition and now part of the Biblical Resource Series, this volume offers a superb discussion of the role of the Pharisees, scribes, and Sadducees in Palestinian Jewish society. Applying a sociological approach to the biblical and literary sources, Anthony Saldarini accurately portrays these three most prominent groups of educated leaders in Jewish society and describes their relationship to other Jewish social movements from 200 B.C.E. to 100 C.E. Featuring a new foreword by James C. VanderKam, Pharisees, Scribes, and Sadducees in Palestinian Society will remain a standard point of reference for the continuing study of Judaism and Christian backgrounds.


SKU (ISBN): 9780802843586
ISBN10: 0802843581
Anthony Saldarini
Binding: Trade Paper
Published: May 2001
Biblical Resource
Publisher: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.

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