Readings in Biblical Hebrew: An Intermediate Textbook / Edition 1

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Textbook for students who have completed an introductory course in Biblical Hebrew. The book presents texts drawn from the complete range of biblical literature, exposing the student to the major styles of Hebrew found in the Bible. It also provides extensive explanations of the chosen texts, focusing on structure, genre, historical background, literary devices and masoretic accents. Also includes assignments for classroom use and space for student responses.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780300055733
  • Publisher: Yale University Press
  • Publication date: 9/28/1993
  • Series: Yale Language Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 810,332
  • Product dimensions: 8.70 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Table of Contents

Note on the Text
List of Abbreviations
1 Readings in the Historical Books
1.1 1 Sam 1:1-28 3
1.2 2 Kgs 14:23-29 41
2 Readings in Legal Literature
2.1 Exod 21:28-36 55
2.2 Lev 5:20-26 69
2.3 Deut 24:14-22 83
3 Readings in Prophetic Literature
3.1 Jer 22:1-5 99
3.2 Ezek 37:1-14 112
3.3 Isa 49:1-6 139
4 Readings in Wisdom Literature
4.1 Prov 3: 13-26 161
4.2 Prov 10:1; 16:8; 22:22-23; 24:29; 25:28 179
4.3 Qoh 1:1-11 190
5 Readings in Psalms
5.1 Ps 1 207
5.2 Ps 15 217
5.3 Ps 150 230
Index 237
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