Textual Criticism and the Ontology of Literature in Early Judaism by James Nati
An Analysis of the Serekh Ha-yaad
Supplements to the Journal for the Study of Judaism
How did early Jewish scribes understand their own textual traditions? Using the Serekh ha-Ya?ad from Qumran as a test case, this volume argues that even in Antiquity, texts were regarded as fluid, rather than as single unified compositions.
Year first published: 2021