A People Tall and Smooth-Skinned

The Rhetoric of Isaiah 18

Marta Høyland Lavik

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€136,00
$181.00
ISBN13: 
9789004154346
E-ISBN: 
9789047411222
Publication Date: 
December 2006
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xviii, 278 pp.
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ISSN: 
0083-5889
Volume: 
112

Emanuel Tov, Hebrew University, Jerusalem

Thirty-three revised and updated essays on the textual criticism of the Hebrew Bible, Qumran and the Septuagint, originally published between 2008 and 2014 are presented in this volume, the third volume of the author’s collected writings.
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Volume: 
167
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004270138
Expected: 
April 2015

Randall X. Gauthier

In Psalms 38 and 145 of the Old Greek Version, Randall X. Gauthier provides a word by word, sentence by sentence, commentary on Psalms 38 and 145 in the Septuagint (LXX) version, or more accurately, the Old Greek (OG) version.
Series: 
Volume: 
166
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004283374
Expected: 
November 2014

Edited by Graham Davies and Robert Gordon

The essays reprinted in this volume capture the main contributions to international Hebrew and biblical scholarship by one of the leading scholars of his time. Their profound learning and rigorous argument offer an example of scholarly writing at its best.
Series: 
Volume: 
165
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004283404
Expected: 
November 2014

Edited by Thomas B. Dozeman, Craig A. Evans, and Joel N. Lohr

Drawing on the latest in Exodus scholarship, this volume offers twenty-four essays on a wide range of topics related to Exodus, written by leading experts in the field. Topics include its formation, reception, textual history and translation, themes, theologies, and place within Judaism and...
Series: 
Volume: 
164
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004282650
Expected: 
November 2014

Christl M. Maier, University of Marburg

This volume presents the main lectures of the 21st Congress of the International Organization for the Study of the Old Testament (IOSOT) held in Munich, Germany, in August 2013. Seventeen essays of internationally distinguished scholars offer a representative view of recent developments in the...
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Volume: 
163
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004278233
Expected: 
October 2014

C.L. Crouch, University of Nottingham

In The Making of Israel C.L. Crouch combines archaeology and anthropology to present the southern Levant during the seventh century BCE as a major period of Israelite ethnic identity formation and explores the implications of this for interpretation of Deuteronomy.
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Volume: 
162
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004274679
Publication date: 
June 2014

Joachim J. Krause

Wie sind die vielfältigen Bezüge zwischen Exodus und Eisodus literarhistorisch zu erklären? Die vorliegende Untersuchung der Komposition und Theologie von Josua 1–5 bietet Antworten auf alte, angesichts der gegenwärtigen Debatte um Hexateuch und Deuteronomistisches...
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Volume: 
161
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004267787
Publication date: 
April 2014

Avi Hurvitz in collaboration with Leeor Gottlieb, Aaron Hornkohl, and Emmanuel Mastéy

The eighty lexical entries exemplify a diachronic investigation of Late Biblical Hebrew, which reflects the transition period from the Hebrew Bible to Talmudic literature. Together with relevant bibliography for ‎each entry, the Lexicon serves as an indispensable tool for understanding the...
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Volume: 
160
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004266117
Publication date: 
July 2014

By Shawn W. Flynn, Saint Mark’s College, Vancouver

Using the methodology of cultural translation, Flynn studies change in YHWH’s kingship and situates that change in the Neo-Assyrian period. Judahite scribes changed the theology of YHWH’s kingship, from warrior king to creator king, likely in reference to Marduk’s kingship in...
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Volume: 
159
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004263031
Publication date: 
November 2013

Edited by David Hamidović, Université de Lausanne, Switzerland

Les premières expressions du messianisme juif s'expliquent à partir des modèles rhétoriques en ciculation dans le Proche-Orient ancien et des évolutions des idéologies royales en Israël. Loin de fusionner en une seule figure messianique au tournant de notre ...
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Volume: 
158
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004251663
Publication date: 
August 2013

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