Exploring the Old Testament: A Guide to the Pentateuch / Edition 1

Exploring the Old Testament: A Guide to the Pentateuch / Edition 1

by Gordon J. Wenham
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0830825517

ISBN-13: 2900830825515

Pub. Date: 08/28/2003

Publisher: InterVarsity Press

Exploring the Old Testament: A Guide to the Pentateuch offers a clear overview of the "five books of Moses," as well as an introduction to the historical and textual questions that modern scholarship has posed and the answers it has proposed.

This critically informed, textually sensitive introduction to the Pentateuch introduces students to

the basic features

Overview

Exploring the Old Testament: A Guide to the Pentateuch offers a clear overview of the "five books of Moses," as well as an introduction to the historical and textual questions that modern scholarship has posed and the answers it has proposed.

This critically informed, textually sensitive introduction to the Pentateuch introduces students to

the basic features of the Pentateuchthe social world of the Biblethe latest scholarship on the composition of the Pentateuchliterary techniques and formstheme, composition and rhetorical function of the Pentateuch

In this textbook you will find double-column formatting for ease of use, annotated bibliographies for further reading, sidebar explorations of select historical and textual topics in greater detail, a glossary of terms, and relevant charts and maps.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900830825515
Publisher:
InterVarsity Press
Publication date:
08/28/2003
Series:
Exploring the Bible Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
207

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Key to Panels
Preface
Acknowledgements
Introduction
Abbreviations
1. What Is the Pentateuch? Basic Features
2. Genesis 1--11
3. Genesis 12--50
4. Exodus
5. Leviticus
6. Numbers
7. Deuteronomy
8. Theme of the Pentateuch
9. Composition of the Pentateuch
10. Rhetoric of the Pentateuch
11. Epilogue
Glossary
Index

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