Additional Readings for Week Two

Louis H. Feldman. Jew and Gentile in the Ancient World: Attitudes and Intraections from Alexander to Justinian
Jacob Neusner.  Talmudic Judaism in Sasanian Babylonia 1976.
Gedaliahu G. Stroumsa. "Religious Contacts in Byzantine Palestine" Neuman 36/1989.
Jacob Neusner. Judaism and Christianity in the Age of Constantine 1987.
Peter Brown. The World of Late Antiquity, AD 150-750. 1976.
J. F. Haldon. Byzantium in the Seventh Century: The Transformtion of a Culture 1990.
Andrew Scharf. Byzantine Jewry from Justinian to the Fourth Crusade 1971.
Geo Widengren. "The Status of the Jews in the Sassanian Empire" Iranica Antiqua I/1961, 117-62.
Averil Cameron. "The Eastern Provinces in the Seventh Century A.D.: Hellenism and the Emergence of Islam"  Hellenismos: Quelques Jalons pour une Histoire de l'Identite Grecque, ed. S. Said. 1991.
Garth Fowden. "Bishops and Temples in the Eastern Roman Empire A.D. 320-435" Journal of Theological Studies n.s. 29 (1978), pp. 53-78.
C. Wilfred Griggs. Early Egyptian Christianity: From Its Origins to 451 CE (1991).
Sebastian Brock "Christians in the Sasanian Empire: A Cse of Divided Loyalties" in Stuart Mews (ed) Religion and National Identity 1982. pp. 1-19.
J. Duchesne-Guillemin. "Zoroastrian Religion" in Ehsan Yarshataer (ed). The Cambridge History of Iran, vol. 3. The Seleucid, Parthian and Sasanian Periods (1983).
R. C. Zaehner. The Dawn and Twilight of Zoroastrianism 1961.
H. S. Nyberg. "Sassanid Mazdaism According to Moslem Sources" Journal of the K. R. Cama Oriental Institute 39/1958, pp. 1-63.
Jamsheed Choksy. "Sacral Kingship in Sasanian Iran" Bulletin of the Asia Institute. 2/1988 , pp, 35-52.
Mary Boyce. Zoroastrians: Their Religious Beliefs and Practices 1979.
David Frankfurter. Religion in Greco-Roman Egypt: Assimilation and Resistance 1999.
Nina Garsoian, et al. East of Byzantium: Syria and Armenia in the Formative Period 1982.