Babel’s Tower Translated

Genesis 11 and Ancient Jewish Interpretation

Phillip Michael Sherman, Maryville College, TN

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€138,00
$174.00
ISBN13: 
9789004205093
E-ISBN: 
9789004248618
Publication Date: 
March 2013
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xiv, 363 pp.
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ISSN: 
0928-0731
Volume: 
117

Susanna Asikainen, University of Helsinki

In Jesus and Other Men, Susanna Asikainen explores the masculinities of Jesus and other male characters and the ideal femininities in the Synoptic Gospels.
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Volume: 
159
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004360983
Expected: 
February 2018
€105,00
$121.00

Janusz Kucicki, Nanzan University, Nagoya, Japan

In The Function of the Speeches in the Acts of the Apostles, interrelations of the speeches are analyzed in two major groups: the group of topic speeches, and the group of structural speeches.  
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Volume: 
158
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004359017
Expected: 
December 2017
€143,00
$165.00

Andrew Gow, University of Alberta and Peter Sabo, University of Alberta

This volume, the second such tribute, reflects to extraordinary qualities of Prof. Francis Landy as a colleague, mentor, teacher, and friend.
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Volume: 
157
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004355736
E-ISBN: 
9789004355743
Expected: 
October 2017
€105,00
$121.00

Lidija Gunjević, Westfield House, Cambridge, UK

Jubilee in the Bible: Using the theology of Jürgen Moltmann to find a new hermeneutic combines biblical studies with modern theology and has an orientation towards the Church. This is the first book on Jubilee which combines biblical-theological interpretation in order to reveal a new...
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Volume: 
156
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004343467
E-ISBN: 
9789004343474
Expected: 
October 2017
€132,00
$152.00

Jennifer Metten Pantoja, University of California, San Diego

In The Metaphor of the Divine as Planter of the People Pantoja traces the emergence of the conceptual metaphor YHWH IS THE PLANTER OF THE PEOPLE in ancient Hebrew poetry and follows its development throughout biblical history and Second Temple literature.
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Volume: 
155
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004341692
E-ISBN: 
9789004341708
Publication date: 
June 2017
€110,00
$127.00

Federico Alfredo Roth, Azusa Pacific University, California

In Hyphenating Moses Federico Alfredo Roth challenges reductive treatments of Exodus by mainstream postcolonial scholarship. Roth’s discussion redeploys postcolonial theory to offer an alternative reading of its early narratives (1:1-3:15) that centers on the theme of identity formation.
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Volume: 
154
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004343542
E-ISBN: 
9789004343559
Publication date: 
June 2017
€98,00
$114.00

Erin M. Heim, Denver Seminary

In a new study on the Pauline adoption metaphors, Erin Heim applies a wide array of contemporary theories of metaphor in a fresh exegesis of the four instances of adoption (huiothesia) metaphors in Galatians and Romans.
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Volume: 
153
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004339866
E-ISBN: 
9789004339873
Publication date: 
March 2017
€154,00
$168.00

Adriana Destro and Mauro Pesce, University of Bologna

From Jesus to His First Followers represents the process of transformation that began after Jesus’ death. Continuity and discontinuity between the early groups of followers and Jesus are primarily examined in the religious practices.
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Volume: 
152
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004251373
E-ISBN: 
9789004337664
Publication date: 
February 2017
€138,00
$151.00

Dan Batovici and Kristin De Troyer

Authoritative Texts and Reception History: Aspects and Approaches offers a varied range of topics, concerns and approaches to reception history across the fields of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, Pseudepigrapha and the Dead Sea Scrolls, New Testament, and late-antique Christianity.
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Volume: 
151
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004300866
E-ISBN: 
9789004334960
Publication date: 
November 2016
€138,00
$151.00

Lois K. Fuller Dow, Craig A. Evans, Andrew W. Pitts

In The Language and Literature of the New Testament, a team of international scholars assemble to honour the academic career of New Testament scholar, Stanley E. Porter.
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Volume: 
150
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004334892
E-ISBN: 
9789004335936
Publication date: 
October 2016
€248,00
$271.00

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