Oudtestamentische Studiën, Old Testament Studies

Edited by B. Becking, Utrecht. Editorial Board: P. van Hecke, Leuven; H.F. Van Rooy, Potchefstroom; H.G.M. Williamson, Oxford

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0169-7226
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Hans Ausloos, Université catholique de Louvain

In The Deuteronomist’s History, Hans Ausloos provides for the first time a detailed critical survey of the relationship between the books Genesis–Numbers and the so-called Deuteronom(ist)ic literature, using Exod. 23:20-33 as illustration.
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Volume: 
67
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004296763
Expected: 
December 2015
€135,00
$175.00

Dean R. Ulrich

In The Antiochene Crisis and Jubilee Theology in Daniel’s Seventy Sevens, Dean R. Ulrich explores the joint interest of Daniel 9:24-27 in the Antiochene crisis of the second century B.C.E. and the jubilee theology conveyed by the prophecy’s structure.
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Volume: 
66
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004300460
Expected: 
October 2015
€93,00
$120.00

Edited by Bob Becking and Hans M. Barstad

Much evidence on the phenomenon of prophecy has come down as part of stories and narratives. The essays in this volume search the role of prophets and prophecy in a variety of text, mainly from the Hebrew Bible.
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Volume: 
65
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004289093
E-ISBN: 
9789004291133
Publication date: 
March 2015
€110,00
$142.00

By Henk Leene

In Newness in Old Testament Prophecy: An Intertextual Study Henk Leene examines literary and text-genetic relations between the promises regarding new things in Isaiah, Jeremiah and Ezekiel, paying due attention to the new song heralding Yhwh’s kingship in the Psalms.
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Volume: 
64
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004263086
E-ISBN: 
9789004263093
Publication date: 
October 2013
€139,00
$180.00

Pieter van der Lugt

Formal and thematic devices demonstrate that Hebrew poetry is composed of a consistent pattern of cantos (stanzas) and strophes. The formal devices include quantitative balance on the level of cantos in terms of the number of verselines, verbal repetitions and transition markers.
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Volume: 
63
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004260948
E-ISBN: 
9789004262799
Publication date: 
October 2013
€192,00
$249.00

Edited by Bob Becking, Utrecht University

Should divine silence be seen as a subtle way of Gods interference with human affairs? Or is to be seen as a sign of his absence? Korpel and de Moor produced a provocative monograph on this topic. This volume contains a set of reactions to their position.
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Volume: 
62
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004258822
E-ISBN: 
9789004259133
Publication date: 
October 2013
€98,00
$127.00

By Christian Daniel Kupfer

This study takes a fresh look at the wilderness narratives Ex 15:22-17:7 and Num 11:1-20:13 from a reception theory perspective. A detailed description of the interaction between the text and a ‘co-operative reader’ is followed by a systematic depiction of how the reader is guided.&...
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Volume: 
61
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004209190
E-ISBN: 
9789004216075
Publication date: 
September 2011
€102,00
$133.00

By Csaba Balogh

This book provides a thorough analysis of Isaiah 18-20, concerned with Egypt and Kush, from the earliest stages to their final contextualisation within the developing corpus of the Isaianic prophecies regarding the nations.
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Volume: 
60
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004211575
E-ISBN: 
9789004214903
Publication date: 
September 2011
€139,00
$181.00

Edited by Bob Becking and Lester Grabbe

The essays in this volume deal with the (re)construction of the history of Ancient Israel and how that historywriting is influenced by ideology and informed by the evidence.
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Volume: 
59
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004187375
E-ISBN: 
9789004203228
Publication date: 
November 2010
€105,00
$137.00

Edited by Archibald L.H.M. van Wieringen and Annemarieke van der Woude

In this volume, the Jesaja Werkplaats examines the question as to the unity of the book Isaiah from the perspective ‘city’. This volume offers an intriguing variety of contributions on the ‘city’ through the entire book Isaiah.
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Volume: 
58
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004187290
E-ISBN: 
9789004194243
Publication date: 
October 2010
€111,00
$145.00

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