Meals in Early Judaism

Social Formation at the Table

  • Editors
  • Susan Marks
  • Hal Taussig

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Introduction

    1. Susan Marks
      Pages 1-12
  3. Ten Theses Concerning Meals and Early Judaism

    1. Jonathan Brumberg-Kraus, Susan Marks, Jordan D. Rosenblum
      Pages 13-39
  4. Section I

  5. Section II

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 183-204

About this book


This is the first book about the meals of Early Judaism. As such it breaks important new ground in establishing the basis for understanding the centrality of meals in this pivotal period of Judaism and providing a framework of historical patterns and influences.


Judaism meals Rabbinic Rabbinic Literature ritual Philo Food Jews Christianity identity novel

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