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Author Mader, Gottfried.

Title Josephus and the politics of historiography : apologetic and impression management in the Bellum Judaicum / by Gottfried Mader.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2000.

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Description 1 online resource (x, 172 pages).
Series Mnemosyne, bibliotheca classica Batava. Supplementum, 0169-8958 ; 205
Mnemosyne, bibliotheca classica Batava. Supplementum ; 205. 0169-8958
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-166 and index.
Contents Acknowledgements; Preface; Chapter One. Means and Ends; Chapter Two. Manufactured Motives: A 'Rationalist' Model of Cause and Effect; Chapter Three. The Semantics of Stasis: Some Thucydidean Strands in BJ 4.121-282; Chapter Four. Message and Medium: Further Lines of Cohesion; Chapter Five. Model and Mirror: Impression Management by Intertextual Strategy; Bibliography; Indices; Index of Passages; General Index.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified MiAaHDL
Summary A study of the "Bellum Judaicum". It reconsiders Josephus' intellectual affiliation to his predecessors and argues that the work's classical complexion, and in particular its distinctive "color Thucydides", are integral to its intellectual and ideological design.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
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. MiAaHDL
Language Includes Greek tex.
Processing Action digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve MiAaHDL
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Subject Josephus, Flavius. De bello Judaico.
Josephus, Flavius.
Jos├Ęphe, Flavius. Guerre des Juifs.
Rebellion, Jews (66-73)
De bello Judaico (Josephus, Flavius)
Josephus, Flavius.
De bello Judaico.
Jews -- History -- Rebellion, 66-73 -- Historiography.
Chronological Term 66-73
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Mader, Gottfried. Josephus and the politics of historiography. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2000 9004114467 (DLC) 00022449 (OCoLC)44065152
ISBN 1417505982 (electronic bk.)
9781417505982 (electronic bk.)
9004114467 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9789004114463 (cloth ; alk. paper)