xviii, 342 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
9789004163706 hardback alkaline paper 9004163700 hardback alkaline paper
Religions in the Graeco-Roman world ; v. 161.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -334) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
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.