Studia Philonica Annual: Studies in Hellenistic Judaism, Volume XXX (2018)
Runia, David T. and Gregory E. Sterling, editors
Atlanta: SBL Press, 2018 pp. vii + 235. $58.95
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Description: The Studia Philonica Annual is a scholarly journal devoted to the study of Hellenistic Judaism, particularly the writings and thought of the Hellenistic-Jewish writer Philo of Alexandria. This volume includes five articles on topics ranging from preserved fragments of Philo to travel in Philoís works. Nine book reviews cover recent books on Philo, Josephus, and ancient pedagogy. Contributors to this volume include Sean A. Adams, Marta Alesso, Alan Applebaum, Ellen Birnbaum, Michael B. Cover, Albert C. Geljon, P. B. Hartog, Heleen M. Keizer, Jutta Leonhardt-Balzer, Carlos Lťvy, Maren R. Niehoff, Joshua Noble, Sarah J. K. Pearce, James R. Royce, David T. Runia, Torrey Sealand, Gregory E. Sterling, Thomas H. Tobin, Sharon Weisser, and Beatrice Wyss.
Subjects: Other Literature, Literature, Methods, Historical Approaches, History, History of Judaism, Greco-Roman Period, Literary Approaches, Social-Scientific Approaches
Review by Tyler Smith
Citation: Tyler Smith, review of David T. Runia and Gregory E. Sterling, eds., Studia Philonica Annual: Studies in Hellenistic Judaism, Volume XXX (2018), Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2019).
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