The Anecdote Hardback

Studies in Mark, the Classical World and the Rabbis - A Study of Brief Stories in the Demonax, the Mishnah and Mark 8:27-10:45

by Marion Moeser;


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The Anecdote

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This study of a Markan genre, represented in the central section 8.27-10.4, ranges through Greek, rabbinic and early Christian literature, providing detailed comparison with the anecdotes in Lucian's "Demonax" and the "Mishnah". Moeser concludes that the Markan anecdotes clearly follow the definition of, and typologies for, the Greek chreia. His analysis indicates that while the content of the three sets of anecdotes is peculiar to its respective cultural setting, the Greek, Jewish and Christian examples all function according to the purposes of the genre.

The Anecdote by Marion Moeser was published by Continuum in October 2002. The ISBN for The Anecdote is 9780826460592.

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Page last updated 6th December 2016
Author / Artist
Book FormatHardback
PublisherContinuum (October 2002)
Weight606g
Number of Pages306
Thickness19 mm
Height234 mm
Width156 mm
ISBN9780826460592
ISBN-100826460593
Product Code1164036
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