Law Book for the Diaspora Revis

Law Book for the Diaspora Revis

by John Van Seters
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0195153154

ISBN-13: 9780195153156

Pub. Date: 11/21/2002

Publisher: Oxford University Press

The foundation for all study of biblical law is the assumption that the Covenant Code is the oldest legal code in the Hebrew Bible and that all other laws are revisions of that code. This book sets forth the radical hypothesis that those laws in the covenant code that are similar to Deuteronomy and the Holiness Code are in fact later than both of these, and

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The foundation for all study of biblical law is the assumption that the Covenant Code is the oldest legal code in the Hebrew Bible and that all other laws are revisions of that code. This book sets forth the radical hypothesis that those laws in the covenant code that are similar to Deuteronomy and the Holiness Code are in fact later than both of these, and therefore can't be taken as the foundation of Hebrew Law.

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ISBN-13:
9780195153156
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
11/21/2002
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 6.30(h) x 1.00(d)
Lexile:
1550L (what's this?)

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