What They Don'T Tell You / Edition 1

What They Don'T Tell You / Edition 1

by Michael Joseph Brown
     
 

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ISBN-10: 066422220X

ISBN-13: 9780664222208

Pub. Date: 08/05/2009

Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press

Michael Brown wants to help students understand the mind-set and presuppositions behind the academic discipline of biblical studies. He uses his experiences as both a student and a teacher to offer wise advice about what to expect if you want to be an astute reader of the Bible. Brown provides basic information about the Bible and biblical criticism. He defines the

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Michael Brown wants to help students understand the mind-set and presuppositions behind the academic discipline of biblical studies. He uses his experiences as both a student and a teacher to offer wise advice about what to expect if you want to be an astute reader of the Bible. Brown provides basic information about the Bible and biblical criticism. He defines the jargon and and presents the variety of perspectives students will encounter in the classroom. He also clarifies the difference between biblical studies and Bible study, gives a brief history of scholarship, and furnishes an overview of the methods of biblical interpretation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780664222208
Publisher:
Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date:
08/05/2009
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
174
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.37(d)

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