We are unable to display your institutional affiliation without JavaScript turned on.
Browse Book and Journal Content on Project MUSE

Volume 100, Number 1, Winter 2010

Table of Contents

Editor's Introduction

The Bible and Us: Biblical Scholarship in the JQR, Then and Now

pp. 1-9 | DOI: 10.1353/jqr.0.0079


The Birds and the Babes: The Structure and Meaning of Psalm 8

pp. 10-24 | DOI: 10.1353/jqr.0.0077


Esther and the Politics of Diaspora

pp. 25-53 | DOI: 10.1353/jqr.0.0073

Enchanting Rabbis: Contest Narratives between Rabbis and Magicians in Late Antiquity

pp. 54-94 | DOI: 10.1353/jqr.2010.0000

"Why Do You Refuse to Eat Pork?": Jews, Food, and Identity in Roman Palestine

pp. 95-110 | DOI: 10.1353/jqr.0.0076

Spreading Secrets: Kabbalah and Esotericism in Isaac ibn Sahula's Meshal ha-kadmoni

pp. 111-138 | DOI: 10.1353/jqr.0.0078

Review Forum: on James L. Kugel, How to Read the Bible: A Guide to Scripture, Then and Now

Problematizing the Bible . . . Then and Now

pp. 139-152 | DOI: 10.1353/jqr.0.0074

Two Introductions to Scripture: James Kugel and the Possibility of Biblical Theology

pp. 153-182 | DOI: 10.1353/jqr.0.0080

The "Real Thing": How to Read How to Read the Bible

pp. 183-189 | DOI: 10.1353/jqr.0.0072



p. 191 | DOI: 10.1353/jqr.0.0075

Recent Dissertations in Jewish Studies

Recent Dissertations

DOI: 10.1353/jqr.0.0071

Research Areas


  • You have access to this content
  • Free sample
  • Open Access
  • Restricted Access