Literary Studies In The Hebrew Bible...

This volume focuses on some major issues in biblical research. In the studies collected in this volume, the author aims at highlighting salient literary modes which can be identified the books of the Hebrew Bible.

CONTENTSPreface 7 The Comparative Method in Biblical Interpretation: Principles and Problems 11 The  Navel of the Earth and the Comparative Method 50 Biblical רפאים and Ugaritic RPUlI( M) 76 Did There Exist a Biblical National Epic? 91 The Presentation of Synchroneity and Simultaneity in Biblical Narrative 112 Polemics and Apology in Biblical Historiography: 2 Kings 17: 24- 41 134 Eschatology and History in Biblical Thought 160 The Concept of Revelation in Biblical Times 192 The Desert Motif in the Bible and in Qumran Literature 216 Wisdom in the Book of Esther 255 Indices 291 Sources 293 Authors 307 List of Abbreviations 314 Acknowledgements 318   Chapter Home  | TOC  | Index

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Front Matter Front Flap Half Title Page Title Page Copyright Page Table of Contents Preface Contents THE COMPARATIVE METHOD INBIBLICAL INTERPRETATION: PRINCIPLES AND PROBLEMSI. General ObservationsII. Sociopolitical Institutions III. Philological and Literary Aspects IV. ConclusionTHE NAVEL OF THE EARTH'' AND THE COMPARATIVE METHOD BIBLICAL ????? AND UGARITIC RPU/I(M) DID THERE EXIST A BIBLICAL NATIONAL EPIC? THE PRESENTATION OF SYNCHRONEITY AND SIMULTANEITY IN BIBLICAL NARRATIVE POLEMICS AND APOLOGY IN BIBLICAL HISTORIOGRAPHY: 2 KINGS 17:24-41 ESCHATOLOGY AND HISTORY IN BIBLICAL THOUGHTTHE CONCEPT OF REVELATION IN BIBLICAL TIMES THE DESERT MOTIF IN THE BIBLE AND IN QUMRAN LITERATURE WISDOM IN THE BOOK OF ESTHERBack Matter INDICESSOURCESHEBREW BIBLEGenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomy JoshuaJudgesI Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 KingsIsaiahJeremiahEzekielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiPsalmsProverbRuthCanticlesQoheletLamentationsEsther DanielNehemiah1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesAPOCRYPHA AND PSEUDEPIGRAPHAQUMRAN MANUSCRIPTSRABBINIC LITERATURETALMUDMIDRASHAUTHORSANCIENT AUTHORSLIST OF ABBREVIATIONSACKNOWLEDGEMENTSBack Flap
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