This substantially updated edition of a classroom standard provides students with an accessible introduction to the literature, history, and social context of the Old Testament. Written by two seasoned Old Testament professors, the book pays attention to methodology, archaeology, history, and literary genre and includes illustrations, sidebars, maps, and study questions.
|Publisher:||Baker Publishing Group|
|Sold by:||Barnes & Noble|
|File size:||10 MB|
About the Author
Victor H. Matthews (PhD, Brandeis University) is dean of the College of Humanities and Public Affairs and professor of religious studies at Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri, where he has taught for thirty years. He is the author of numerous books, including The Old Testament: Text and Context, The Hebrew Prophets and Their Social World, and Studying the Ancient Israelites.
James C. Moyer (PhD, Brandeis University) is professor of religious studies at Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri, and the author of numerous articles.