Qoheleth: The Ironic Wink

Qoheleth: The Ironic Wink

by James L. Crenshaw


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781611172577
Publisher: University of South Carolina Press
Publication date: 08/30/2013
Series: Studies on Personalities of the Old Testament Series
Pages: 176
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

James L. Crenshaw is the Robert L. Flowers Emeritus Professor of Old Testament at Duke University Divinity School. A Guggenheim fellow, his most recent books include The Psalms: An Introduction, Defending God: Biblical Responses to the Problem of Evil and Prophets, Sages & Poets.

Table of Contents

Series Editor's Preface vii

Acknowledgments ix

Introduction 1

1 Authorial Deceit 9

2 Veiled Truth? 23

3 Elusive Essence 33

4 Ocular Deception 49

5 Surreptitious Givens 59

6 Victorious Time 70

7 Tasty Nectar 82

8 Flawed Genius 93

Conclusion 108

Appendix: Intellectual Kinship 117

Notes 119

Selected Bibliography 151

Index of Biblical and Extrabiblical Literature 161

Subject Index 167

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