The Documentary Hypothesis and the...

Although originally published more then 50 years ago, this little Cassuto's book is still probably the best, most focused attack on Wellhausen's Documentary Hypothesis and a powerful defense of the integrity of the biblical text.

C h a p t e r Home  | T O C  | I n d e x VII I would conclude by expressing my increasing sense of gratitude to Professor Benjamin Mazar and Mr. Silas S. Perry for their continuing encouragement and support, without which this transla-tion would not have seen the light of day. I wish also to record my indebtedness to Dr. M. Cassuto- Salzmann for her many valuable suggestions and for the painstaking care with which she read the proofs and prepared the indexes. Her work was inspired throughout by true filial devotion. Finally, I should like to record my indebted-ness to Dr. M. Spitzer for his invaluable advice on the format and printing of this work, which he gave with unfailing courtesy and fine aesthetic understanding. ISRAEL ABRAHAMS Cape Town January, 1960 / Tebeth, 5720 TRANSLATOR’S FOREWORD

The Documentary Hypothesis and the Composition of the Pentateuch: Eight Lectures


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Front MatterTitle PageCopyright PageTranslator's ForewordContentsKey to the transliterationAbbreviationsPrefaceLecture I. The Documentary Hypothesis and its CriteriaLecture II. The Divine NamesLecture III. More about the Divine NamesLecture IV. Language and StyleLecture V. Contradictions and Divergences of ViewLecture VI. Duplications and RepetitionsLecture VII. The Composite SectionsLecture VIII. ConclusionsBibliographical NotesIndexes
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