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 Year: 
2006
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xviii, 278 pp.
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ISSN: 
0083-5889
Volume: 
112

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
Expected: 
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
Expected: 
May 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

Edited by Johann Cook, University of Stellenbosch and Hermann-Josef Stipp, University of Munich

Scholars from Germany, the Netherlands, Ireland, Belgium, France, Canada, the USA and South Africa, delivered papers at a congress that took place from 31st of August – 2nd of September 2011 in Stellenbosch. Aspects dealt with are history, translation technique, textual criticism, reception...
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Volume: 
157
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004240780
Publication date: 
November 2012

By Dong-Hyuk Kim

In Early Biblical Hebrew, Late Biblical Hebrew, and Linguistic Variability, Dong-Hyuk Kim offers a sociolinguistic evaluation of the issue of the linguistic dating of biblical texts.
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Volume: 
156
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004235601
Publication date: 
October 2012

By Robb Andrew Young

This study draws upon the biblical books of Kings, First Isaiah and Chronicles, in conjunction with Assyrian records and ancient Near Eastern archaeology, in order to provide an updated historical reconstruction of the influential Judean monarch Hezekiah.
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Volume: 
155
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004216082
Publication date: 
May 2012

By Ruth Poser, Philipps-Universität Marburg

The study investigates the book of Ezekiel as literature of survival. Based upon a multi-faceted trauma hermeneutics the peculiarities as well as the inconsistencies of the book are shown to be material aspects of a fictionalised trauma process in the context of Israel's siege warfare and...
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Volume: 
154
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004227446
Publication date: 
April 2012

Edited by Iain Provan (Regent College) and Mark Boda (McMaster University)

This volume honours Professor H. G. M. Williamson, Regius Professor of Hebrew at Oxford University through a collection of essays by colleagues and former students from across the globe. The various contributions intersect with the previous work of Professor Williamson related to the Old...
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Volume: 
153
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004215986
Publication date: 
August 2012

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