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Historical books of Old Testament

Kingship and Memory in Ancient Judah

ISBN : 9780190499907

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¥25,839
Author: 
Ian Wilson
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Feb 2017
The book addresses the question of how postmonarchic society in ancient Judah remembered and imagined its monarchy, and kingship in general, as part of its past, present, and future. How did Judeans o ... Read more

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Rashi's Commentary on the Torah: Canonization and Resistance in the Reception of a Jewish Classic

ISBN : 9780197584354

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¥6,688
Author: 
Eric Lawee
Pages
498 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jun 2021
Winner of the Jewish Book Council Nahum M. Sarna Memorial Award in Scholarship This book explores the reception history of the most important Jewish Bible commentary ever composed, the Commentary on ... Read more

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Rashi's Commentary on the Torah: Canonization and Resistance in the Reception of a Jewish Classic

ISBN : 9780190937836

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¥22,011
Author: 
Eric Lawee
Pages
472 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jun 2019
This book explores the reception history of the most important Jewish Bible commentary ever composed, the Commentary on the Torah of Rashi (Shlomo Yitzhaki; 1040-1105). Though the Commentary has benef ... Read more

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Remembering Eden: The Reception History of Genesis 3: 22-24

ISBN : 9780199926749

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¥20,097
Author: 
Peter Thacher Lanfer
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
175 x 240 mm
Pub date
Sep 2012
There are few texts as central to the mythology of Jewish literature as the Garden of Eden and its attendant motifs, yet the direct citation of this text within the Hebrew Bible is surprisingly rare. ... Read more

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Samuel and the Shaping of Tradition

ISBN : 9780199659333

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¥5,115
Author: 
Mark Leuchter
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
135 x 203 mm
Pub date
Mar 2013
Series
Biblical Refigurations
Samuel stands out in many important biblical texts as the figure who facilitated ancient Israel's transition from a tribal league to a monarchic state. On the surface of the text, this transition appe ... Read more

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Sex and Slaughter in the Tent of Jael: A Cultural History of a Biblical Story

ISBN : 9780190626877

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¥7,073
Author: 
Colleen M. Conway
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Nov 2016
In the Hebrew Bible, Judges 4-5 tells the lurid story of the heroic figure of Jael, a woman who seduces the Canaanite general Sisera and then nails his head to the ground with a tent-peg, thus saving ... Read more

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The Formation of Genesis 1-11: Biblical and Other Precursors

ISBN : 9780190062545

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¥18,953
Author: 
David M. Carr
Pages
312 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
May 2020
There is general agreement in the field of Biblical studies that study of the formation of the Pentateuch is in disarray. David M. Carr turns to the Genesis Primeval History, Genesis 1-11, to offer mo ... Read more

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The Narrative of Rape in Genesis 34: Interpreting Dinah's Silence

ISBN : 9780199589456

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¥23,529
Author: 
Caroline Blyth
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 222 mm
Pub date
Oct 2010
This innovative study explores the interconnectedness of ancient and current attitudes towards sexual violence, focusing upon the representation of rape in the biblical narrative of Genesis 34. Caroli ... Read more

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The Oxford Handbook of the Historical Books of the Hebrew Bible

ISBN : 9780190261160

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¥28,710
Author: 
Brad E. Kelle; Brent A. Strawn
Pages
616 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
171 x 248 mm
Pub date
Jan 2021
Series
Oxford Handbooks
The Oxford Handbook of Historical Books of the Hebrew Bible is a collection of essays that provide resources for the interpretation of the books of Joshua, Judges, Samuel, Kings, Chronicles, Ezra, and ... Read more

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The Priestly Blessing in Inscription and Scripture: The Early History of Numbers 6:24-26

ISBN : 9780199399970

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¥18,568
Author: 
Jeremy D. Smoak
Pages
264 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
167 x 242 mm
Pub date
Dec 2015
The biblical Priestly Blessing found in Numbers 6:24-26 left a deep imprint upon Jewish and Christian religious practice and tradition. The various ways in which the blessing was incorporated into the ... Read more

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