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The Resource Inscribing devotion and death : archaeological evidence for Jewish populations of North Africa, by Karen B. Stern

Inscribing devotion and death : archaeological evidence for Jewish populations of North Africa, by Karen B. Stern

Label
Inscribing devotion and death : archaeological evidence for Jewish populations of North Africa
Title
Inscribing devotion and death
Title remainder
archaeological evidence for Jewish populations of North Africa
Statement of responsibility
by Karen B. Stern
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing upon scholarship of cultural identity, anthropology and historical linguistics, this book offers a contextual approach to the interpretation of archaeological evidence for Jewish populations in North Africa and elsewhere
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stern, Karen B
Dewey number
939/.7004924
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
DS135.A25
LC item number
S74 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Religions in the Graeco-Roman world,
Series volume
v. 161
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Jewish sepulchral monuments
  • Tombs
  • Death
  • Judaism
  • Judaism
  • Africa, North
  • Africa, North
  • HISTORY
  • Classical antiquities
  • Death
  • Ethnic relations
  • Jewish sepulchral monuments
  • Jews
  • Judaism
  • Judaism
  • Tombs
  • North Africa
  • Archäologie
  • Nordafrika
  • Juden
Label
Inscribing devotion and death : archaeological evidence for Jewish populations of North Africa, by Karen B. Stern
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-334) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Toward a cultural history of Jewish populations in Roman North Africa -- Locating Jews in a North African world -- Naming like the neighbors: Jewish onomastic practices in Roman North Africa -- Inscribing the dead to describe the living: reading Jewish identity through funerary language -- Questioning "Jewishnesss" in the North African synagogue: Hammam Lif as a case study -- North African Jewish responses to death: choosing appropriate gods, neighbors, and houses in the afterlife
Control code
312933554
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 342 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281936998
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004163706.i-342
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)312933554
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Inscribing devotion and death : archaeological evidence for Jewish populations of North Africa, by Karen B. Stern
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-334) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Toward a cultural history of Jewish populations in Roman North Africa -- Locating Jews in a North African world -- Naming like the neighbors: Jewish onomastic practices in Roman North Africa -- Inscribing the dead to describe the living: reading Jewish identity through funerary language -- Questioning "Jewishnesss" in the North African synagogue: Hammam Lif as a case study -- North African Jewish responses to death: choosing appropriate gods, neighbors, and houses in the afterlife
Control code
312933554
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 342 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281936998
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004163706.i-342
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)312933554
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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