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Exodus

Rezeptionen in deuterokanonischer und frühjüdischer Literatur

in: Deuterocanonical and Cognate Literature Studies

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Abstract

The story of Exodus from Egypt is a key founding myth that informs Israel`s collective identity and pervades all of Old Testament literature. In the Hellenistic period, the Exodus story enjoyed a renaissance, and it continues to influence literature to this day. This anthology provides the first comprehensive overview of the reception of Exodus in various contexts.

Keywords

Jewish Studies, Judaism, History

Languages

German

Publisher

De Gruyter

ISBN

9783110418385

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