Text in Context : Essays by Members of the Society for Old Testament Study

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This is a collection of essays by members of the Society for Old Testament Study. It reviews new approaches and major developments in established approaches to Old Testament study over a wide range of topics. It reflects clearly the lively diversity which characterizes this area of scholarly study.

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Overview

This is a collection of essays by members of the Society for Old Testament Study. It reviews new approaches and major developments in established approaches to Old Testament study over a wide range of topics. It reflects clearly the lively diversity which characterizes this area of scholarly study.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780198263913
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Publication date: 11/16/2000
  • Pages: 496
  • Product dimensions: 9.00 (w) x 6.10 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Table of Contents

The Reader and the Text, R. P. Carroll
The Bible in Qumran and Early Judaism, P. S. Alexander
Canonical Criticism and Old Testament Theology, M. G. Brett
Feminist Study of the Old Testament, J. Cheryl Exum
Old Testament Ethics, J. W. Rogerson
Textual Criticism: The Ancient Versions, S. Talmon
The Hebrew Language, J. A. Emerton
Canons of the Old Testament, J. Barton
Hebrew Narrative, D. M. Gunn
Hebrew Poetry, W. G. E. Watson
The Pentateuch and the Deuteronomistic History, O. Kaiser
Prophecy and the Prophetic Books, J. Blenkinsopp
Wisdom in Israel, K. Dell
The History of Israel: foundations of Israel, K. W. Whitelam
The History of Israel: The Persian and Hellenistic Periods, L. L. Grabbe
The Religion of Israel, J. Day

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