Job: An Introduction and Study Guide: Where Shall Wisdom Be Found?

Job: An Introduction and Study Guide: Where Shall Wisdom Be Found?

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780567670939
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 01/12/2017
Series: T&T Clark's Study Guides to the Old Testament Series
Edition description: Study Guid
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Katharine Dell is Reader in Old Testament Literature and Theology at the Faculty of Divinity, Cambridge University, UK and Fellow of St. Catharine's College, Oxford, UK.

Table of Contents

Contents
1. Introduction
Key text: Job 1-2 The Prologue
2. Job as a Wisdom Book
Key text: Job 28 The Hymn to Wisdom
3. Job as Parody
Key text: Job's Speeches in the Dialogue
4. Job in the Context of the Ancient Near Eastern World
Key text: The Friends' Speeches in the Dialogue
5. Theological Issues Raised by the Book of Job
Key text:The Yahweh Speeches and Job's Responses
6. 'Reading' Job in a Postmodern World
Key text: Job 42.7-17 The Epilogue

Index of Authors
Index of Subjects

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