Archaeology and the Bible

Archaeology and the Bible

by John Laughlin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415159938

ISBN-13: 9780415159937

Pub. Date: 12/28/1999

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Archaeology and the Bible examines new developments in archaeological finds in the Near East, particularly Palestine, that are related to the Bible. Newer field methodologies, regional surveys and creative syntheses have all had an impact on traditional approaches

to looking at these discoveries. John C. H. Laughlin examines these new developments and

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Overview

Archaeology and the Bible examines new developments in archaeological finds in the Near East, particularly Palestine, that are related to the Bible. Newer field methodologies, regional surveys and creative syntheses have all had an impact on traditional approaches

to looking at these discoveries. John C. H. Laughlin examines these new developments and discusses what they imply for biblical studies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415159937
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/28/1999
Series:
Approaching the Ancient World Series
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

List of illustrations
Abbreviations
1Introduction: archaeology and the Bible1
2A brief history3
3How it's done: an introduction to field work17
4The rise of civilization: the Neolithic through the Early Bronze Age (ca. 8500-2000 BC)33
5The Middle Bronze Age (2000-1550 BC)55
6The Late Bronze Age (1550-1200 BC)77
7Iron Age I (ca. 1200-1000 BC)93
8Iron Age II (1000-550 BC)119
Epilogue155
Notes157
Bibliography169
Index191

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